Course Calendar

FAW/UEFA A Licence

Central to the FAW/UEFA A Licence is developing the coachâs capacity to utilise and apply reflective practice techniques. Coaches are encouraged to develop a personal philosophy that challenges and benefits players at their club. The course is framed within the âWelsh Wayâ principles, set-out in our National Syllabus, and designed to create coaches who plan and design meaningful practices, in varied contexts. The course is delivered through flexible teaching methods, over a 12-month period. It consists of three residential teaching blocks, arranged around the competitive season breaks. Support is provided between course times by dedicated FAW mentoring staff, who work on the individual needs of each coach. Coaches will also complete a series of online modules throughout the course. The UEFA A & Elite Youth A Licence Combined Course will enhance the education and increase the employability of coaches choosing the Coach Education pathway in Wales

Venue Date Time Cost  
Dragon Park 30-05-2021 Residential Blocks (X3) 4,900.00 Apply

FAW/UEFA B Licence

Continue on our coach education pathway with the first step onto the UEFA ladder with this six-day course. On the FAW/UEFA B Licence you will develop your game understanding and tactical knowledge via a combination of practical, on and off course theory, e-learning and distance learning. Post contact work is required in addition to an on course FAW/UEFA coaching assessment.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Colliers Park Training Ground 04-06-2021 Residential Block 3,300.00 Apply

FAW C Certificate - Transition Workshop (Senior)

The FAW C Certificate, online transitional workshops are designed to provide candidates with the opportunity to complete post course tasks to support candidates in achieving the FAW C Certificate, Senior qualification to go alongside their existing FAW C Certificate, Youth qualification.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Online Only 31-12-2020 Available Immediately 60.00 Apply

FAW C Certificate - Transition Workshop (Youth)

The FAW C Certificate, online transitional workshops are designed to provide candidates with the opportunity to complete post course tasks to support in achieving the FAW C Certificate, Youth qualification to go alongside their existing FAW C Certificate, Senior qualification.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Online Only 31-12-2020 Available Immediately 60.00 Apply

International Award

This online eLearning award provides a basic and engaging introduction to the organisation of football (soccer) practices in a fun, safe environment with an emphasis on engaging with the young players of today. The award provides learners with an opportunity to discover and consider the technical and social support that we, as coaches, can provide to our players, discussing various practical aspects. These include: the importance of area size, practice transitions, progressions and regressions, as well as ensuring the learner takes a closer look at themselves, their role as a coach, and how they currently share the messages they provide players. Please note: This particular award is only available to international students, and is not for students partaking in the domestic Welsh coaching pathway. Please refer to the International course section of the FAQ page on this website for further information.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Online Only 04-12-2020 - 149.99 Apply

FAW First Aid Award

A three-hour course developing an awareness of first aid techniques within a football environment, supporting key basic life support information for coaches and additional post-course electronic course resource(s) provided.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Colliers Park Training Ground 05-12-2020 9.30am - 12.30pm 40.00 Apply
Cardiff City Stadium 05-12-2020 9.30am - 12.30pm 40.00 Apply
Cardiff City Stadium 06-12-2020 9.30am - 12.30pm 40.00 Apply
Newtown AFC 06-12-2020 9.30am - 12.30pm 40.00 Apply
Pentrehafod School 07-12-2020 6pm - 9pm 40.00 Apply
Newtown AFC 07-12-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Conwy F.C 07-12-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Cardiff City Stadium 08-12-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Porthmadog Football Club 08-12-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Pentrehafod School 09-12-2020 6pm - 9pm 40.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 10-12-2020 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Cardiff City Stadium 10-12-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Pentrehafod School 12-12-2020 9.30am - 12.30pm 40.00 Apply
Henry Tudor School / Ysgol Harri Tudor 12-12-2020 9.30am - 12.30pm 40.00 Apply
Dragon Park 12-12-2020 9.30am - 12.30pm 40.00 Apply
Cardiff City Stadium 13-12-2020 9.30am - 12.30pm 40.00 Apply
Pentrehafod School 14-12-2020 6pm - 9pm 40.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 15-12-2020 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Cardiff City Stadium 15-12-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Pentrehafod School 16-12-2020 6pm - 9pm 40.00 Apply
Dragon Park 17-12-2020 6pm - 9pm 40.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 17-12-2020 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Aberystwyth Town FC 17-12-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply

FAW Safeguarding Award

A three-hour interactive on-course workshop to support candidates in developing good practice when working with children and vulnerable adults from across our sport. The workshop will focus on identifying poor practice and recognising signs, symptoms and forms of abuse and how to react to concerns or disclosures. It will also provide advice on how to identify people and organisations that can help and provide support in such situations.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Online Classroom 08-12-2020 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Online Classroom 09-12-2020 4.30pm - 7.30pm 40.00 Apply
Online Classroom 10-12-2020 9.30am - 12.30pm 40.00 Apply
Online Classroom 15-12-2020 4.30pm - 7.30pm 40.00 Apply
Online Classroom 05-01-2021 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Online Classroom 07-01-2021 4.30pm - 7.30pm 40.00 Apply
Online Classroom 12-01-2021 4.30pm - 7.30pm 40.00 Apply
Online Classroom 14-01-2021 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Online Classroom 16-01-2021 9.30am - 12.30am 40.00 Apply
Online Classroom 18-01-2021 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Online Classroom 21-01-2021 4.30pm - 7.30pm 40.00 Apply
Online Classroom 26-01-2021 4.30pm - 7.30pm 40.00 Apply
Online Classroom 28-01-2021 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Online Classroom 30-01-2021 9.30am - 12.30am 40.00 Apply

Football Leaders Award Online

This online eLearning award provides a basic and engaging introduction to the organisation of football practices in a fun, safe environment with an emphasis on engaging with the young players of today. The award provides learners with an opportunity to discover and consider the technical and social support that we, as coaches, can provide to our players, discussing various practical aspects. These include: the importance of area size, practice transitions, progressions and regressions, as well as ensuring the learner takes a closer look at themselves, their role as a coach, and how they currently share the messages they provide players.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Online Only 31-12-2020 - 85.00 Apply

FAW/UEFA B Licence Transition Workshop (Youth)

The FAW/UEFA B Licence transitional workshop is designed to allow candidates the opportunity to complete online tasks to support candidates in achieving the FAW/UEFA B Licence, Youth qualification to go alongside their existing FAW/UEFA B Licence, Senior qualification.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Online Only 31-12-2020 - 110.00 Apply

FAW/UEFA B Licence Transition Workshop (Senior)

The FAW/UEFA B Licence transitional workshop is designed to allow candidates the opportunity to complete online tasks to support candidates in achieving the FAW/UEFA B Licence, Senior qualification to go alongside their existing FAW/UEFA B Licence, Youth qualification.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Online Only 31-12-2020 - 110.00 Apply

FAW C Certificate Goalkeepers

Continue on our Coach Education pathway with our 4 day FAW âCâ Certificate, Coaching Goalkeepers course. This course will aid your ability to plan, prepare, deliver and reflect on coaching sessions. You will be supported through practical and theoretical work as well as on course mentoring sessions and distance learning specifically for the development of Goalkeepers. The FAW Trust reserves the right to refuse any applicant access to the FAW C Certificate Programme if the applicant does not meet the required criteria.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Colliers Park Training Ground 17-01-2021 17:00-19:00 315.00 Apply
Dragon Park 17-01-2021 17:00-19:00 315.00 Apply

FAW Goalkeepers Award

A six-hour practical course following on from your 5 Online Modules, providing a basic introduction to the Organisation and delivery of goalkeeper specific activities for our next generation of players. The course will focus on developing candidate skills in the Organisation of practices in a fun, safe, learning environment and additional post-course electronic course resource(s) provided.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Online Classroom 26-01-2021 18:00 - 21:00 95.00 Apply
Online Classroom 22-02-2021 18:00 - 21:00 95.00 Apply
Online Classroom 13-03-2021 09.30 - 16.30 95.00 Apply

FAW C Certificate

The FAW C Certificate is delivered over a period of five contacts and a one off course mentoring session. It is designed to educate candidates in the technical, physical, psychological and social requirements of modern football. It will develop candidatesâ ability to plan, prepare, deliver and reflect on coaching sessions for the development of players. Coaches will complete online modules and coursework throughout the course. Coaches will also be expected to deliver practical sessions, both on and off course. However, there is no formal assessment.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Coleg Sir Gar 07-02-2021 18:00 - 20:00 315.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 07-02-2021 18:00 - 20:00 315.00 Apply
Dragon Park 14-02-2021 18:00 - 20:00 315.00 Apply
Bangor University - Canolfan Brailsford Sports Centre 21-02-2021 18:00 - 20:00 315.00 Apply
University of South Wales Sport Park, Treforest 28-02-2021 18:00 - 20:00 315.00 Apply
Newtown AFC & Aberystwyth Town FC 07-03-2021 18:00 - 20:00 315.00 Apply

National Conference

The FAW National Coaches Conference is an annual event which attracts the biggest names in the game to discuss new ideas, trends and innovations in football coaching. The 2 day event, which combines entertaining and insightful theory lectures with World Class practical sessions, also serves as revalidation for; ⢠UEFA Pro Licence Holders ⢠UEFA A Licence Holders ⢠UEFA B Licence Holders

Venue Date Time Cost  
Dragon Park 22-05-2021 x2 Days 325.00 Apply