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START YOUR coaching journey today!

Are you a brand new volunteer? Been doing some coaching as a parent helper? Looking to support your child's team? You are in the right place, here at Cornwall FA we have access to lots of opportunities to start your coaching journey.

Coaching courses are designed to provide experience in a supportive and engaging environment, learning new ideas and concepts to take back into your club football.


Where do You Start?

EE Playmaker 

The EE Playmaker by England Football is a free online entry-level football course perfect for anyone interested in taking a more active role in grassroots football. You can take the online course at any time by clicking here.

Introduction to Coaching  

Do you have a passion for wanting to develop players, help them understand more about the game and embrace a love for football? The Introduction to Coaching Football course is a great place to start. 

Course Overview: 

Course Type: Online

Duration: 4 weeks

Minimum Age: 16 

Price: £100 

This course has replaced The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football. 

Find courses






You can book onto any of the coaching, safeguarding or first aid courses by visiting the England Football Learning website.

Each coaching course has its own specific pre-requisites (some are open entry) and these can be found on each course specific page of the England Football Learning website. It is the learner’s responsibility to ensure they meet the pre-requisites before booking onto the chosen course.

No, learners are required to attend all dates and times associated to the course they have booked onto. Failure to attend all dates and times will result in non-qualification

Get In Touch

Daniel Greenough
Football Development Manager

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

By Email: daniel.greenough@cornwallfa.com

Pete Sturgess CPD (6)

reasons to coach

Have you ever thought about becoming a football coach? Think you could develop and motivate players?

Coaching provides a range of benefits, including:

- A way to give back to the game and local community

- Becoming a good role model to your players

- The opportunity to develop new skills

- A chance to meet and make new friends

England Football Learning Website

England Football Learning is committed to supporting anyone who wants to help deliver football. It's there to provide support, guidance and advice to help you on your learning journey. From session ideas to courses, this website is a must for any coach!

England Football Learning