FA Education Online Courses

Online Courses

LEARNING FROM YOUR OWN HOME.

A great way of accessing quality, meaningful learning is through The FA's suite of online courses located on the FA Learning online platform.

Suitable for coaches of all levels, these specially designed courses are free to take and provide support for a range of learning topics, including counter-attacking, behavioral management, and working with goalkeepers.

To access bespoke football resources, content and CPD designed to support the development of coaches, click below.

please access the content available within the Boot Room as part of the FA Learning online system by clicking here.

Safeguarding Children Course

Safeguarding is everyone's responsibility. The course is designed to give you an understanding of safeguarding concerns, as well as how to provide a secure environment for young people. 

Click here to complete the Safeguarding Children Course

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Introduction to first aid in football

Medical emergencies in football can strike at any time. From common injuries to life-threatening situations such as sudden cardiac arrest, understanding basic first aid can help save lives. The FA is pleased to offer this football first aid course for you to complete at your own pace. 

CLICK HERE TO COMPLETE THE INTRODUCTION TO FIRST AID IN FOOTBALL COURSE

ONLINE SAFEGUARDING RENEWAL

Do you need to renew your Safeguarding Certificate? If you have previously complete an FA Safeguarding Workshop you will now be able to renew your Safeguarding Certificate online for FREE!

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE SAFEGUARDING ONLINE RECERTIFICATION
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FA Playmaker

Are you looking for an introductory course into football? If so, complete the FA Playmaker online course for FREE by clicking the link below.

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE FA PLAYMAKER

Introduction to Coaching Football

Introduction to Coaching Football is the perfect online football coaching course for anyone looking to take a more active role in the game. The course blends live weekly webinars, e-learning, community support and a range of resources to provide you with the skills to coach players of all ages

CLICK HERE TO BOOK ONTO THE INTRODUCTION TO COACHING FOOTBALL

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Safeguarding for all

Safeguarding Adults Online Course

Do you want to find out what of ‘safeguarding adults’ and ‘adults at risk' means and what is considered best practice in football? If so, complete the FA Safeguarding Adults FREE online course by clicking the link below.

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE FA SAFEGUARDING ADULTS ONLINE COURSE

ONLINE Safeguarding for all

Do you want to find out what we mean by best practice, poor practice and abuse as well as explore ways to create a safe environment or how to deal with a concern? If so, complete the FA Safeguarding 'For All' FREE online course by clicking the link below.CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE FA SAFEGUARDING 'FOR ALL'  COURSE

Safeguarding for all
Safeguarding for committee members

ONLINE Safeguarding for committee members

Are you a committee member wanting to identify your individual responsibility in safeguarding so you can create an environment where the wellbeing of your children and young people (under 18s) is central to what you do? If so, complete the FA Safeguarding for Committee Members online FREE course by clicking the link below.

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE FA SAFEGUARDING FOR COMMITTEE MEMBERS ONLINE COURSE

Online Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Do you need to update your first aid certificate during the interim period of no face to face course delivery? If so, complete the online FA Sudden Cardiac Arrest Course for FREE by clicking the link below.

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST ONLINE COURSE

FA Sudden Cardiac Arrest Online Course
FA Concussions Guidelines Online Course

Online Concussion Guidelines course

Do you need to update your first aid certificate during the interim period of no face to face course delivery? If so, complete the online FA Concussion Course for FREE by clicking the link below.

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE CONCUSSION GUIDELINES ONLINE COURSE

Welfare officer workshop

DECEMBER/JANUARY COURSES NOW AVAILABLE

Awarded by The FA, this course is designed to explore the role of a grassroots football Welfare Officer.

This two-hour workshop is mandatory for anyone taking on the role of Welfare Officer for their grassroots club or league. Building on the Safeguarding Children Workshop, it focuses on the specifics of the role, what is required, and the key tools needed to carry out the role. It also explains where to go for professional support and guidance, and how to access more information if needed.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW COURSE DATES AND TO BOOK YOUR PLACE

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FA Respect for coaches

ONLINE Respect for Coaches

Are you wanting to increase your knowledge around how you can create a positive and inclusive environment for your players? If so, complete the FREE online Respect for Coaches course by clicking the link below. 

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE RESPECT FOR COACHES ONLINE COURSE

FAQs

They are hosted on The FA's Learning Management System, which you can access by clicking here.

To access the course you will need to firstly select VIEW AWARD, followed by ACCESS AWARD.

You will then be prompted to provide your FAN and password. Once entered you will then be taken back to the course and you will be able to select LAUNCH COURSE.

These course have a credit value that will be added to your FAN record. To ensure your credit is added to your FAN you need to be logged in.

Click here to receive a reminder

You can also request a password reset via the link above.

If it's the first time the CPD has been completed the FAN will be updated overnight. If it is the second time, then please contact FA Education Services on 0800 0852012 or email education@thefa.com to ensure your FAN is updated with the latest course date.

Get In Touch

Daniel Greenough - Football Development Manager

By Phone: 01208 262984
(9am - 5pm Monday - Friday)

By Email: daniel.greenough@cornwallfa.com