Coaching Development and Courses

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Development & Courses

Want to coach?

FA Introduction to Coaching Football

The first stepping-stone on The FA's core coaching pathway, this course introduces you to coaching football, working with players from U7 to open age and offers an insight into the English game - how it's played and how to support the development of future players.

FA Level 1 in Coaching Football
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EE Playmaker by England Football is our new, free online entry-level football course perfect for anyone interested in taking a more active role in grassroots football.

There are five modules in total and you don’t need any previous football experience or qualifications before signing up.


Most are delivered online. At present, the Isle of Man FA is not running face-to-face courses.

You need to become an EE Playmaker! The course (found here) is free and available to anyone who is 14 and over. 

Each individual learner is required to book using their FAN/email and password via Courses can no longer be booked through the Isle of Man FA.

You will need to register for the course online and pay for the course online. If your club has agreed to cover costs for your course, you will need to liaise direct with them to reimburse you.

Click here to receive a reminder.

You can request a password reset here.

Instructions on how to access the online course can be found here.

Do you have any questions?

Contact Lewis Qualtrough: 

Phone: 01624 649394
(9am - 5pm Monday - Friday)