The FA Primary Teachers Award

Course content

Introduction to the Course

  • Course content
  • Course outcomes
  • Dispelling the myths

Can we have a game?

  • Creating a Safe Learning environment
  • FUNdamental games to support Physical Literacy
  • Organising games for effective and progressive learning

The FA’s Youth Development Review

  • Outline of the YD review
  • What’s your philosophy?

Helping with a Team

  • Preparing for the game
  • Warm-up prior to the game
  • Organising and Managing players expectations

What you will learn

The FA’s Primary Teachers Award is aimed at 1) Undergraduate students considering Primary teaching as a career, 2) those working towards becoming a Primary teacher (e.g. PGCE), or 3) qualified practicing Primary School teachers. This course provides a basic introduction to the skills required when planning to deliver a KS1 or KS2 Physical Education lessons through the subject content of football.

The course will introduce learners to the FA’s Future Game philosophy by creating a learning environment, through the delivery of movement games, practice and how to develop practice to accelerate learning. The award also includes elements associated with working with a school team linked to The FA’s Youth development review.


Wednesday 3rd December 2014 – 9.00-16.00


How to apply

Please sign up and make payment via the University's estore.

More information

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