FA Licensed Coaches Club

The best coaches are continually seeking, striving and searching for self-improvement.

In order to become a member of The FA Licensed Coaches’ Club you must hold the below qualifications:

-          FA Coaching Qualification

-          In date FA Emergency First Aid Certificate

-          In date FA Safeguarding Children qualification

-          FA CRB Check  (to coach children)


To join this scheme for FREE - you just need to complete the online application which takes no more than 7 minutes, or ask us to do it for you .

The FA Licensed Coaches’ Club provides on-going training and development for coaches as we seek to establish coaching as a profession.

Attending formal courses and conferences are only a part of how you improve yourself as a coach. Your knowledge of the game also develops through discussing and debating coaching with other like-minded coaches, through searching for information both online and in print, through listening, observing, reflecting and reviewing. The FA Licensed Coaches' Club will help you do all this and more.

Membership is now FREE of charge and underlines our dedication to support active coaches who are committed to continuous personal development and learning.

Join today for FREE and benefit from:

ü  Official FA Licensed Coach Photo Licence

ü  Access to the FA Licensed Coaches Club Website – www.TheFA.com/LicensedCoachesClub

ü  Ballot entry to watch an England Senior Team training session at St George’s Park

ü  Ballot entry for 100 pairs of free tickets to all England Senior and U21s home matches

ü  Discount on FA Learning National Courses

ü  Access to exclusive FA Licensed Coaches Continuous Professional Development Events

ü  Free access to TactX, UEFA animation software

ü  Free access to The FA Coach’s App – i-Drills

ü  Discounts on Wembley Tours

ü  Discount on your accommodation with the Hilton, at St. George’s Park – The FA’s National Football Centre

ü  Significant Discount off Perform at St. George’s Park facility hire

ü  Discount off your own personalised sticker album with Topps Celebrations

Additional benefits are also available for you to purchase if you wish via the registration process.  In order to apply for your licence today, please visit:



On completion of the process you will receive a confirmation email that confirms that you are then an FA Licensed Coach for season 2013/14, and (assuming you have uploaded an appropriate photograph) you will receive your welcome pack, plus any other items that you have purchased, within 3-4 weeks. You will however to be able to access the FA Licensed Coaches’ Club website from the moment you join.

We are also happy to complete your application for you if you wish.  If you would like us to do this, please just reply to this email asking us to do so.


We are also delighted to announce that The FA Licensed Coaches’ Club Conference ‘Developing Creativity’, will be held at St. Georges Park 14th-16th December 2013 and you can book now to guarantee your space


In addition to high profile coaches and speakers from elite levels, you can be assured that there will be many sessions aimed specifically to support grassroots and FA Charter Standard coaches, building on the CPD that you access locally.


To view conference details please click here.


If you want your team to be creative, imaginative, flexible and adaptable then you must be too.

Join The FA Licensed Coaches’ Club to begin your learning journey.

Licensed Coaches Club