FA Coaching Blind Footballers

FA Coaching Blind Footballers

Course Overview

Minimum Age: 16

Course Duration: 6 hours

Price: £30

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Good coaching at grassroots level is essential if players are to maximise their full potential. This course aims to provide you with tips and guidance on how to adapt, where necessary, to include players with a visual impairment in coaching sessions at your club or school.

  • Understanding
  • Planning and organisation
  • Components of the game
  • Coaching in the game


Course Pre-requisites

Prior to certification, candidates are required to complete Introduction to Coaching Football.


Having attended the course you will:

  • Apply and extend your existing coaching skills to meet the needs of blind footballers
  • Establish effective communication skills when coaching blind footballers
  • Identify appropriate and safe methods of supporting and working with blind footballers
  • Recognise the need to deliver relevant coaching session to effectively meet the developmental needs of the blind footballer
  • Recognise the player pathway and competition structure available for blind footballers

Available Dates

Unfortunately there are no available dates.

Important Information

We adhere to a strict cancellation policy and by enrolling onto our course you agree to have read and agree to be bound by our Terms and Conditions.

Please also click here to download our full Coach Education policies and procedures document.


Wayne Wardle

Football Development Officer

(T) 0151 523 4488 (113)

(E) Wayne.Wardle@LiverpoolFA.com

blind footballer
Tutors were great, one of which was at the start of the England Blind Team creation - so very inspirational. By far the best course I have ever been on with the FA.
- FA Coaching Blind Footballers Learner.