FA Coaching Courses for the Horsham Herons Coaching Teams. As part of our continued commitment to achieving the highest standards for coaching. and player support, require minimum coaching levels from our teams. Below are links to our relevant coaching courses and information about them:

EE Playmaker by England Football

About the course

EE Playmaker by England Football is our free online entry-level football course perfect for anyone interested in taking a more active role in grassroots football.

There are five modules in total and you don’t need any previous football experience or qualifications before signing up. In fact, all you need is an FA Number (FAN) and a laptop, tablet or mobile device. Then you’re good to go.

Once you’re signed up, you’ll cover the following topics:

  • Make football ‘For All’
  • Connect with your players
  • Create fun sessions
  • Keep football safe
  • Take your next step.

By the end, you’ll be ready to hit the pitch with confidence and start helping out at your local grassroots football club, centre, or initiative.

Get enrolled on to EE Playmaker

Introduction to Coaching Football

About the Course

Whether you are currently coaching a team or looking to get into coaching, this course will help you create a safe and fun football environment and deliver suitable practices and games for players.

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.

We will focus on the player, the game, and you as a coach. You will learn from our coach developers who will share their experiences and knowledge on weekly webinar broadcasts. You will also connect with like-minded people via our coaching community to explore and share your stories while gaining advice and support throughout the course.

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

Get enrolled on to Introduction to Coaching Football

Introduction to First Aid in Football

About the Course

Introduction to First Aid in Football is an online course suitable for anyone looking to develop their knowledge and understanding of medical care for players of all ages.

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.

Throughout this online first aid course, you will work through online modules and learn to be able to respond quickly should a medical emergency arise, as well as gaining the confidence to handle situations the right way.

Once you have completed Introduction to First Aid in Football, you will be awarded a certificate that will be valid for three years. You will also be able to return to the course at any time to refresh your knowledge.

Get enrolled on to Introduction to First Aid in Football

For information on all the current courses available with Sussex FA visit: http://www.sussexfa.com/coaches/development-and-courses