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Diploma in Professional Football Coach Course

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2 hours
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2 CPD hours / points
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Do you have a passion and love for football? Do you want to be a Football Coach and lead the top leagues? Feeling confused about where to start from? If so, then this Diploma in Professional Football Coach Course will make the path easier towards your dream career!

Football coaches are crucial to a team’s success as modern football has become more competitive than ever. The top teams in the top leagues of the world are always committed to perform beyond the expectation of the fans, and for that, they need world-class football coaches who can lead them to success, overcoming the challenges.

The Diploma in Professional Football Coach Course is packed with numerous exhaustive modules to provide you with the most convenient and amusing learning experience possible. First of all, the Football Coach course defines the qualifications required to become a professional football coach and the salary structures. Subsequently, through the Football Coach course, you will learn performance components, tactical periodisation principles, physical components, psychological components, and much more.

What You Will Learn From This Diploma In Professional Football Coach Course?

  • Define FIFA structure, coach types, and significance of sports degree
  • Know about salary structure of coaches and UEFA coaching licenses
  • Understand the components that boost the performance of teams in football
  • Study the different types of methodologies for coaching
  • Master the tactical periodisation principles
  • Demonstrate understanding of the physical components such as nutrition and high-intensity interval training to enhance a player’s overall performance
  • Develop knowledge of the psychological components that help to motivate a player’s hunger for better performance

On top of everything, you will get a FREE PDF certificate to help make a mark for yourself in the competitive job market. This Diploma in Professional Football Coach certificate will also help you create an impression of self-reliance and dedication that will surely attract prospective employers to prioritise your job application.

So, enrol today & do your best! As what you plant now, you will harvest later. Become the person who would attract the results you seek. Grab this opportunity and start learning!


2 CPD hours / points
Accredited by CPD QS

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Course Curriculum of Diploma in Professional Football Coach

Section 01: Qualifications

  • Football Coach: Introduction
  • Football Coach: FIFA Structure
  • Football Coach: Coach Salary
  • Football Coach: Coach Type
  • Football Coach: UEFA Coaching Licenses
  • Football Coach: Sports Degree
  • Football Coach: Where to Start?

Section 02: Performance Components

  • Football Coach: Performance Components in Football

Section 03: Tactical Components

  • Football Coach: How to Coach: Considering Different Methodologies
  • Football Coach: Tactical Periodization Principles

Section 04: Technical Components

  • Football Coach: Headers
  • Football Coach: Ball Protection

Section 05: Physical Components: Nutrition

  • Football Coach: Introduction into Nutrition in Football
  • Football Coach: Why Study Nutrition?
  • Football Coach: Energy Intake
  • Football Coach: Carbohydrates
  • Football Coach: Carbohydrates: Amount and Timing
  • Football Coach: Fats
  • Football Coach: Proteins
  • Football Coach: Micronutrients: Overview
  • Football Coach: Minerals
  • Football Coach: Vitamins and Water
  • Football Coach: Counteracting Heat, Cold, High Altitude, Jet Lag
  • Football Coach: Dietary Supplements for Football
  • Football and Alcohol
  • Football Coach: Nutritional Strategies Quiz

Section 06: Physical Components: High-Intensity Interval Training

  • Football Coach: Why HIIT?
  • Football Coach: Definition and History
  • Football Coach: Physical Components
  • Football Coach: Rate of Perceived Exertion (RPE)
  • Football Coach: Maximal Aerobic Speed (vVO2max)
  • Football Coach: Heart Rate (HR)
  • Football Coach: 30-15 Intermittent Fitness Test
  • Football Coach: Overview. Physiological Demand and Total Work
  • Football Coach: HIIT Target Types
  • Football Coach: Long Intervals
  • Football Coach: Short Intervals
  • Football Coach: Repeated-Sprint Sequence
  • Football Coach: Sprint Interval Training
  • Football Coach: Game Based HIIT
  • Football Coach: Game Based HIIT Recap
  • Football Coach: Putting It All Together
  • Football Coach: HIIT Formats Quiz

Section 07: Psychological Components

  • Football Coach: Motivation
  • Football Coach: Leadership and Communication

Section 08: Conclusion

  • Football Coach: Conclusion and References


Upon successful completion of the Diploma in Professional Football course, you will be able to get the UK and internationally accepted certificate to share your achievement with potential employers or to include it in your CV. The PDF certificate is totally free, or you can get a physical version of your certificate for £12 (The shipping cost inside the UK is free, and outside the UK is £9.99).

Who is this course for?

The Diploma in Professional Football Coach course is primarily for motivated learners looking to add a new skill to their CV and stand head and shoulders above the competition. Anyone of any academic background can enrol on this Diploma in Professional Football Coach course. However, this Diploma in Professional Football Coach course is preferable for:

  • Aspiring football coaches
  • Current football coaches of all levels and experiences
  • Football players, who want to understand the game in-depth
  • Football enthusiasts


  • Learners must be aged 16 or over
  • Must have access to a PC, laptop, tablet or smartphone with Wi-Fi
  • There are no specific entry requirements for this Professional Football Coach course, which can be studied on a part-time or full-time basis

Career path

Master the necessary skills to take a step closer to success with our Professional Football Coach course. Enhance your skills and explore opportunities such as —

  • Disability Sports Coach (£15k - £20k Per Annum)
  • Lecturer in Football Physiology (£30k - £40k Per Annum)
  • Community Sports Coach (£15k - £25k Per Annum)

And many more!

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What does study method mean?

Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as Quality Licence Scheme and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.