Course Calendar

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/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 03-06-2020 Residential Block 3,150.00 Apply
Bangor University - Canolfan Brailsford Sports Centre 19-07-2020 9.00pm - 5.00pm 900.00 Apply
University of South Wales Sport Park, Treforest 19-07-2020 9.00pm - 5.00pm 900.00 Apply
Newtown AFC & Aberystwyth Town FC 20-09-2020 9.00pm - 5.00pm 900.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 18-10-2020 9.00pm - 5.00pm 900.00 Apply
Dragon Park 18-10-2020 9.00pm - 5.00pm 900.00 Apply
Coleg Sir Gar 10-01-2021 9.00pm - 5.00pm 900.00 Apply
University of South Wales Sport Park, Treforest 23-01-2021 9.00pm - 5.00pm 900.00 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 26-02-2020 - 60.00 Apply

Football Leaders Online Award

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 30-04-2020 - 85.00 Apply

FAW Football Leaders Award

A 8-hour practical day following on from your 5 Online Modules providing a basic introduction to the Organisation of football practices in a fun, safe environment with an emphasis on engaging with the young players of today. This is a mandatory award for all coaches involved in junior football in Wales and will be supported with post-course online resource(s).

Venue Date Time Cost  
Merthyr Town FC 03-05-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 85.00 Apply
Pembroke Leisure Centre 03-05-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 85.00 Apply
Brecon Leisure Centre 10-05-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 85.00 Apply
Caerphilly - Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhymni - Y Gwyndy Campus 10-05-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 85.00 Apply
Ton & Gelli Community Centre 17-05-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 85.00 Apply
Eirias Park, Colwyn Bay 31-05-2020 9.00pm - 5.00pm 85.00 Apply
Aberystwyth Town FC 14-06-2020 9.00pm - 5.00pm 85.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 28-06-2020 9.00pm - 5.00pm 85.00 Apply
Bangor University - Canolfan Brailsford Sports Centre 12-07-2020 9.00pm - 5.00pm 95.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 26-07-2020 9.00pm - 5.00pm 95.00 Apply

FAW/UEFA B Licence Re -Assessment Day

Please be reminded a candidate who fails an assessment may repeat it. However, no failed assessments may be repeated more than twice. Assessment topics will be allocated and sent via email 14 Working days prior

Venue Date Time Cost  
Colliers Park Training Ground 04-05-2020 6.00pm - 8.00pm 85.00 Apply
Bangor University - Canolfan Brailsford Sports Centre 05-05-2020 6.00pm - 8.00pm 85.00 Apply
Dragon Park 07-05-2020 6.00pm - 8.00pm 85.00 Apply
Pen Y Bont Football Club 08-05-2020 6.00pm - 8.30pm 85.00 Apply
Airbus UK FC 21-09-2020 7.00pm - 9.00pm 85.00 Apply
TNS, The Venue, Oswestry 22-09-2020 2.00pm - 4.00pm 85.00 Apply
Bala Town FC 23-09-2020 4.00pm - 6.00pm 85.00 Apply
Pen Y Bont Football Club 25-09-2020 6.00pm - 8.30pm 85.00 Apply
Coleg Sir Gar 01-10-2020 6.00pm - 8.00pm 85.00 Apply
Coleg Sir Gar 07-12-2020 6.00pm - 8.00pm 85.00 Apply
Airbus UK FC 07-12-2020 7.00pm - 9.00pm 85.00 Apply
TNS, The Venue, Oswestry 08-12-2020 2.00pm - 4.00pm 85.00 Apply
Bala Town FC 09-12-2020 4.00pm - 6.00pm 85.00 Apply
Pen Y Bont Football Club 11-12-2020 6.00pm - 8.30pm 75.00 Apply
Dragon Park 14-12-2020 6.00pm - 8.00pm 85.00 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. http://www.firstaid4sport.co.uk

Venue Date Time Cost  
Cwmbran Stadium 05-05-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Cardiff City Stadium 06-05-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Liberty Stadium, Swansea 07-05-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 12-05-2020 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Bangor University - Canolfan Brailsford Sports Centre 12-05-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Carmarthen Leisure Centre 21-05-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Conwy F.C 27-05-2020 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Holyhead Hotspurs FC 08-06-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Mold Alexandra F.C 09-06-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Plas Arthur Leisure Centre 09-06-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 16-06-2020 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Aberystwyth Town FC 16-06-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Conwy F.C 24-06-2020 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Bangor University - Canolfan Brailsford Sports Centre 30-06-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Porthmadog Football Club 07-07-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Mold Alexandra F.C 07-07-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Plas Arthur Leisure Centre 14-07-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Conwy F.C 15-07-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Holyhead Hotspurs FC 20-07-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 21-07-2020 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Bangor University - Canolfan Brailsford Sports Centre 28-07-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Mold Alexandra F.C 11-08-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Bangor University - Canolfan Brailsford Sports Centre 11-08-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Plas Arthur Leisure Centre 18-08-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Conwy F.C 19-08-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 25-08-2020 6.00pm - 9.00pm 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  
Liberty Stadium, Swansea 06-05-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Cardiff City Stadium 07-05-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Cwmbran Stadium 07-05-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Bala Town FC 14-05-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Llanelli Leisure Centre 14-05-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Merthyr Town FC 19-05-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 04-06-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Aberystwyth Town FC 04-06-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Prestatyn Leisure Centre 10-06-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Porthmadog Football Club 11-06-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Conwy F.C 11-06-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Holyhead Hotspurs FC 18-06-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Mold Alexandra F.C 18-06-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Plas Arthur Leisure Centre 23-06-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Bangor University - Canolfan Brailsford Sports Centre 02-07-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 09-07-2020 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Mold Alexandra F.C 16-07-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Prestatyn Leisure Centre 22-07-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Plas Arthur Leisure Centre 23-07-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Conwy F.C 06-08-2020 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 13-08-2020 6.00pm - 9.00pm 40.00 Apply
Prestatyn Leisure Centre 19-08-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Bangor University - Canolfan Brailsford Sports Centre 27-08-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 Apply
Mold Alexandra F.C 27-08-2020 6.30pm - 9.30pm 40.00 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  
Aberystwyth Town FC 17-05-2020 9:00am - 5:00pm 95.00 Apply
Carmarthen Town AFC 14-06-2020 9:00am - 5:00pm 95.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 21-06-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 95.00 Apply
Dragon Park 21-06-2020 9:30am - 5:30pm 95.00 Apply
Newtown AFC 06-09-2020 9:00am - 5:00pm 95.00 Apply
Dragon Park 04-10-2020 9.30am - 5.30pm 95.00 Apply
Bala Town FC 18-10-2020 9:00am - 5:00pm 95.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 08-11-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 95.00 Apply
Carmarthen Town AFC 29-11-2020 9:00am - 5:00pm 95.00 Apply

National Conference

The National Coaches Conference is a Football Conference for everyone. It remains a Revalidation Course for UEFA Pro, A and B Licence holders and will focus on the elite game, but itâs also a Conference which will have Keynote Speakers and Coaches from the Women and Girls and the Grassroots of the game.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Dragon Park 23-05-2020 x2 Days 325.00 Apply

FAW Grassroots Coaching Conference

The 6-hour FAW Revalidation Conference, the showpiece of our regional foundation calendar is delivered annually within all 6 of our area associations across Wales, provides candidates with an opportunity to gain an insight into the development of our national game and attain further information and practical examples via a guest speaker. This will count towards your CPD hours to support revalidation of your level 1 and 2 awards, all conferences are Free of Charge to attend.

Venue Date Time Cost  
Dragon Park 31-05-2020 9.00am - 4.30pm 0.00 Apply
Newtown AFC 27-09-2020 9.00am - 4.30pm 0.00 Apply

FAW C Certificate (Intensive)

The FAW C Certificate, Intensive course is aimed at Welsh Coaches or Coaches that currently hold FAW Qualifications that are coaching abroad. Delivered over a period of five contacts and a one off course mentoring session, educating candidates across the key requirements of modern football and developing your ability to plan, prepare, deliver and reflect on coaching sessions as we explore the principles of play and the development of skill acquisition within our players. Coaches will complete online modules and coursework throughout the course and be expected to deliver practical sessions, both on and off course. However, there is no formal assessment. All completed applications will be reviewed by the Coach Education Admissions Panel, Places are limited to x24. For further information please contact [email protected]

Venue Date Time Cost  
University of South Wales Sport Park, Treforest 22-06-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 420.00 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  
Carmarthen Town AFC 10-07-2020 x4 Days 300.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 17-07-2020 x4 Days 300.00 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  
Carmarthen Leisure Centre 02-08-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 315.00 Apply
Dragon Park 09-08-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 315.00 Apply
Colliers Park Training Ground 09-08-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 315.00 Apply
University of South Wales Sport Park, Treforest 23-08-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 315.00 Apply
University of South Wales Sport Park, Treforest 05-09-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 315.00 Apply
Eirias Park, Colwyn Bay 06-09-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 315.00 Apply
Merthyr Town FC 20-09-2020 9.00am - 5.00pm 315.00 Apply

FAW B Licence Coaching Goalkeepers

Our FAW B Licence, Coaching Goalkeepers Course (Level Three), follows on from our FAW C Certificate Coaching Goalkeepers (Level Two) course. This course will support your development in game understanding and tactical knowledge within a combination of practical sessions and theoretical modules discussed both on course and through online modules. The course is made up of seven contact days, which will be supported with post contact day tasks and sessions to be completed in addition to an on course FAW Coaching Assessment. If coaching at a club in Wales you will not need to complete an outfield qualification up to this point. However, for those working within a club audited by the Elite Player Performance Pathway (EPPP) system, an FAW/UEFA B Licence will also need to be completed to meet EPPP requirements. 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  
Dragon Park 20-09-2020 x7 days 900.00 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/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 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 - 60.00 Apply