engaging the next generation

Get onto the coaching ladder...

Could you imagine a team without a coach? 

Whether you're starting out with a Level 1, or working towards a UEFA B - Norfolk County Football Association is committed to developing football across the County. Our Football Workforce Education Programme (FWEP), run in partnership with MH Goals Ltd., covers all levels of The FA's Coaching, Medical and Refereeing Courses.

Whatever your previous knowledge, experience or interest in football we’re sure that there is a course to suit your needs.

Become a Coach

Coaches are essential for teaching and developing players at every level of football. But why should you become a coach?

  • A way to give back to the game and local community
  • Learn about the latest coaching philosophies
  • Get a good work out...& you can become a good role model
  • The opportunity to develop new skills
  • A chance to meet and make new friends
  • Gain management experience and recognised qualifications 
FA Grassroots Coach

Development & Courses

From your first step onto the coaching ladder through to professional coaching, here on you can explore the pathway all the way up to the elite level qualifications.

FA Learning operate a variety of courses, such as the basic entry level coaching qualification in the form of the FA Level 1 Award in Coaching Football all the way through to UEFA Pro licence.

On top of this we also offer courses for more specialist areas, such as Goalkeeping Courses, Futsal Coaching, Junior Football Leaders and more.

For more information please feel free to get in contact with Kate Dixon on 01603 704050 or email us.

A helping Hand

Coaching Support

Here you will find the various support, initiatives and training opportunities we offer to help you:
  • Improve as a coach
  • Be safe in your coaching
  • The environments you create and access on-the-ground support when you need it.