FA Charter Standard Annual Health Check 2017 - 18

Demonstrate what it means to you and to your club by completing the Charter Standard Annual Health Check Process. The window is now open for you to #PlayYourPart in raising standards, improving provision and sustaining participation across grassroots football.

All FA Charter Standard Clubs that achieved their FA Charter Standard accreditation prior to July 1st 2017 have from now until March 1st 2018 to complete the Annual Health Check for the 2017 – 2018 season via the Whole Game System.

For the majority of our clubs the policies or documentation you provided when applying for FA Charter Standard do not change so the process serves as a timely reminder of what qualifications and CRC’s need updating, progressing or renewing within your club.

FA Charter Standard Leagues and Clubs play a crucial role when it comes to:

  • Growing the game.
  • Creating a fun, safe and inclusive environment for volunteers and players.
  • Providing better playing and training facilities.

Completing the process Annual Health Check process demonstrates that you and your clubs is #FORALL.

  • FOR Volunteers
  • FOR Players
  • FOR Parents
  • FOR the Game

Completing the Process

This seasons Annual Health Check Guide provides support and information on what clubs need to do to complete the process. Included is details on what clubs need to do to satisfy the Charter Standard criteria plus information on how to evidence qualifications and complete qualifications.

Other important information:

Acceptable Ofqual First Aid Qualifications– This list shows what the FA will accept as a First Aid qualification for ADULT Charter Standard criteria purposes, evidence of which needs to be accompanied a completed FA Emergency Aid Bridging document.

Safeguarding Children Online Recertification– This guide explains how to renew your Safeguarding Children certificate online.

Recognition of Prior Learning– This guide explains how existing FA Youth Award qualifications fit within the new Coach Education pathway and what steps you might want to take next to continue your education.

Club Development Plan– This plan is for clubs to highlight areas of development over a 3-5 year period. It is also an opportunity to meet with County FA staff to discuss additional support for your club.

If you need any additional assistance in accessing or completing this seasons Annual Health Check please contact our Participation and Club Development Officer Chris Johnson on 01482 221158 or chris.johnson@eastridingfa.com


AHC 17-18
FA Bridging Doc 17-18
AHC Rec prior Learning 17-18
Accept Ofqual FA Qual