FA CPD Events

Kent CPD Events

Continued learning opportunities

Kent FA CPD Programme - Season 2022/23

 Kent CPD November

Please note that this calendar will be updated throughout the season as more events and dates are confirmed.

Are you a member of the Kent FA Coaches Club?

If so, then many of these courses are FREE!

If you are not a member, there is a small charge so check out the event details to find out more.

upcoming events
Thursday 1st December at 7:00-9:00pm
Victory Academy, Magpie Hall Road, Chatham, ME4 5JB
FREE
BOOK HERE
Sunday 27th October at 5:00-7:00 PM
Microsoft Teams
£5
BOOK HERE
FULL CPD EVENT LISTINGS

DISCOVER MY TALENT CPD WORKSHOP

Thursday 1st December 2022 at 7:00-9:00 PM
Victory Academy, Magpie Hall Road, Chatham, ME4 5JB
FREE

This workshop is an opportunity to learn more about the female pathway, identifying current talent and future talent and understanding the process of how to refer a player to the Lioness talent pathway, this event will be led by Jon Whittingham.

BOOK HERE

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THRIVING ON THE PITCH - FOR UNDERREPRESENTED COMMUNITIES' COACHES

Saturday 20th May 2023 at 12:00-2:00 PM
The Victory Academy, Magpie Hall Rd, Chatham, Kent, ME4 5JB
FREE for Kent FA Coaches Club Members (£5 non-members)

Booking link to be provided closer to the event.

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SMALL-SIDED GAMES VARIATIONS AND CHALLENGES

Tuesday 6th June 2023 at 7:00-9:00 PM
The Victory Academy, Magpie Hall Rd, Chatham, Kent, ME4 5JB
FREE for Kent FA Coaches Club Members (£5 non-members)

This event will break down what small-sided games are, the rationale behind them, the benefits and how the implementation of challenges and variations into small-sided games can enhance creativity, decision making and problem-solving in relation to the 4 corners, led by David Webb.

Booking link to be provided closer to the event.

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SUPPORTING PLAYERS THROUGH DIFFERENT GAME FORMATS

Monday 12th June 2023 at 7:00-9:00 PM
Kent FA HQ, Invicta House, Cobdown Park, Aylesford, ME20 6DQ
FREE for Kent FA Coaches Club Members (£5 non-members)

This event will explore key considerations for the different formats of the game (including 5v5, 7v7, 9v9, 11v11), utilising your practice and match daytime effectively to help prepare for the next step and how to support your players across the 4 corners ahead of progressing to the next format, led by Daniel Fenner. 

Booking link to be provided closer to the event.

UPCOMING EVENTS WILL BE SHOWN HERE

GET INTO REFEREEING WORKSHOP 

Sunday 27th November 2022 at 5:00-7:00 PM
Microsoft Teams
£5

The first step for getting involved with Refereeing; this workshop will give you a brief understanding of your potential new role within the game, and you will get the opportunity of making some decisions based on clips too!

BOOK HERE

PREPARING FOR CLOSE SEASON

Saturday 25th February 2023
Venue/time details to follow nearer to the event

A face-to-face workshop looking at the reparation work needed to get prepared for season 2023/24, led by Daniel Bradley (GMA).

BOOK HERE

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MAKING THE GRASS WORK FOR YOU

Saturday 29th April 2023
Venue/time details to follow nearer to the event

A face-to-face workshop looking at innovation to make the grass work harder for you, for example robotic line marking, festival preparation and summer works, led by Daniel Bradley (GMA).

BOOK HERE

Upcoming events will be shown here.

The England Football Learning platform offers some fantastic online courses, that will provide coaches with accredited CPD hours to maintain qualifications without having to leave the house, including Creative Attacking Play and How Do You Approach Match Day?

Below are some instructions of how to access the 20 insightful, informative and thought provoking CPD courses and modules:

1. To access any CPD module or to search for a specific topic, head to FA Learning.

2. Once you have searched for a topic, click on the CPD module/course you want to complete.

3. This will take you to a login page where you will be asked to login with the email connected to your FAN and password.

4. Once signed in you will go to the CPD course/module landing page where you will be able to read more about the course/module and launch it by clicking enrol.

Courses (FA Education)

Courses are no longer coordinated and allocated via County FA’s and is now centrally managed through FA Education, below is an insight into the optional and required pathways for courses across a range of roles in football.

Coaching

There are several courses that are available for coaches to enhance their learning and knowledge in different areas of the game including, Football, Goalkeeper, Futsal and Disability courses.

FULL COURSE LISTINGS

EE Playmaker
FREE
Minimum age: 14
Duration: 4-5 hours (online)

Introduction to Coaching Football (I2CF)
£160.00 
Minimum age: 16
Duration: 4 weeks (online)

UEFA C License
£500.00 
Minimum age: 16
Duration: 16-20 weeks

UEFA B License
£960.00
Minimum age: 18
Duration: 9-12 months

UEFA A In Coaching Football
£3,645.00
Minimum age: 18
Duration: 12 months

Advanced Youth Award
TBC
Minimum age: 18
Duration: 10 face-2-face days / minimum 3 days in-situ support visits / online workshops and sessions

UEFA Pro License
£9,890.00
Minimum age: 18
Duration: 18 months

 

National Goalkeeping Course
TBC
Minimum Age: 16
Duration: 1 day

UEFA B Coaching Goalkeepers
£1,000
Minimum Age: 18
Duration: 12 months

UEFA A Coaching Goalkeepers
TBC
Minimum age: 18
Duration: 8 months

 

Introduction to Futsal
FREE
Minimum age: 16
Duration: 30-60 minutes (online)

National Futsal Course
£128.00
Minimum age: 16
Duration: 2 face-to-face days / 2 online assessments

UEFA Futsal B License Course
£740.00
Minimum age: 18
Duration: 7 months

 

Disability Football Introduction
FREE
Minimum age: 16
Duration: 30 minutes (online)