In the event of over subscription for course registration, learners will be selected based on both the qualifications they currently hold and the format of the game they currently work in.
Format and areas of the game: Coaches must be able to evidence that they are active coaches in one of the following areas as a priority of selection for the course;
1 - 11v11
1. Women’s game Tier 1-5
3. Men’s game Step 1-7
4. College and University teams (competition level)
5. Club Improvement Tier 1 club, where the coach will also have a mentoring/coach development role in club
2 - 9v9
2. Club Improvement Tier 1 club, where the coach will also have a mentoring/coach development role in club
3 - 7v7 (only when coaching in a RTC)
Competition structure: Coaches must operate in a competition format with 18 fixtures across the course duration or in a RTC
1 - All applicants should be endorsed by appropriate club personal confirming that the points above are met for the 19/20 and 20/21 season.
2 - Learners working in the 9v9 format of the game should also be endorsed by the CCD based on expected engagement with learning both formal and CPD related to indicate that the UEFA B is appropriate.
3 - If a coach moves club during the course programme they must resubmit club endorsement from their new club/team to the County FA/CCD for approval
CCD involvement in selection process: CCD must be consulted throughout the process and must be involved in the final allocation of places.