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Become a Professional Football Coach

——   Created by Volodymyr Kartashov

The Complete Guide on how to become a Professional Football Coach

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This is the Complete Step-by-Step Guide for Non-Professionals on how to become a Professional Football (Soccer) Coach.

The course consists of two main sections.

The section "Qualifications" includes the required prerequisites to become a professional coach. This section covers the following topics:

  • FIFA Structure
  • Overview of Coach Salaries at different tiers
  • UEFA Coaching Licenses
  • Sports Degree: Sports Management vs Sports Science
  • Choosing the right Coaching Path

The section "Going into Details" covers the details of each of the four performance components and is considered to further expand your coaching knowledge. This section will be constantly extended and at the moment covers the following topics:

  • Overview of four main Performance Components: Physical, Technical, Tactical, Psychological
  • Tactical Component:
  1. Modern Coaching Methodologies
  2. Tactical Periodization and its principles
  3. Performance Analysis in Football
  • Technical Component:
  1. Headers
  2. Ball Protection
  • Physical Component:
  1. Nutrition in Football
  • Energy intake requirements
  • Macronutrients: carbohydrates, fats, proteins
  • Micronutrients: minerals, vitamins, and water
  • Nutritional strategies to counteract cold, heat, high altitude, and jet lag
  • Dietary supplements for Football
  • Influence of Alcohol on football performance
  1. High-Intensity Interval Training
  • Rate of Perceived Exertion
  • vVO2max
  • Heart Rate
  • Intermittent Fitness Test (IFT)
  • Long Intervals
  • Short Intervals
  • Repeated-Sprint Sequence (RSS)
  • Sprint Interval Training (SIT)
  • Game-Based HIIT (GBHIIT)
  • Psychological Component
  1. Leadership
  2. Communication
  3. Motivation

The course is intended for amateur football coaches and players who want to go professionally. There is no prior sport and football-specific knowledge required as the information is processed and presented in an easily understandable way. The content is constantly being extended with new videos being added to corresponding sections, i.e. technical, tactical, physical and psychological.

The course project

As your final project, I would recommend downloading the .doc files that include some questions on the content of this course.

Give it a try by answering those questions and compare then your answers with the correct ones.

45 Lessons

Introductory part
2 mins
FIFA Structure
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5 mins
Coach Salary Overview
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3 mins
Types of Coach
5 mins
UEFA Coaching Licenses
5 mins
Sports Degree
2 mins
Where to Start
2 mins
Performance Components
Tactical Component
6 mins
Coaching Methodologies
6 mins
Tactical Periodization Principles
8 mins
Tactical Periodization Training Week
8 mins
Performance Analysis
Technical Component
3 mins
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About the instructor

It you!

Dear football lover,

My name is Volodymyr and I am a Ukrainian who lives in Germany.

My way of life and my passion is the …

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Class benefits

  • Certificate of Completion
  • 30 day satisfaction guarantee
  • 24/7 streaming access
  • Project included
  • Direct teacher access
  • 2h 37m of on-demand video
  • 7 downloadable files
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