• Developed in partnership with the Football Association, the 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football (QCF) is the first qualification on the football coaching ladder. The qualification is designed to provide learners with an introduction to the practical and theoretical aspects of coaching football. The foundation level of knowledge recognised in this qualification will enable them to develop an understanding of the safe, ethical and effective management and coaching of football. Those who complete this Award will be able to assist other, more qualified coaches in delivering football coaching sessions to players of all ages.

  • Developed in partnership with The Football Association, the 1st4sport Level 2 Award in Leadership through Football (QCF) (L2ALTF) is an exciting qualification that will enable young people to develop leadership, personal and thinking skills through supporting the development of grass-roots football.

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