Become a Professional Football (Soccer) Coach

by Udemy

The Complete Guide on how to become a Professional Football (Soccer) Coach



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2h 59m

Course Details


Online Become a Professional Football (Soccer) Coach course by Udemy



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:

  • Modern Coaching Methodologies

  • Tactical Periodization and its principles

  • Performance Analysis in Football


Technical Component:

  • Headers

  • Ball Protection


Physical Component:

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

Tapering in Football


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

  • Leadership

  • Communication

  • 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.


Who this course is for:

  • People who are outside of Professional Football but have a strong passion for the game along with the desire to go for coaching professionally


What you'll learn

  • Coaching Licenses, Sports Degree, Performance-Specific Expertise

  • Overview of Coach Salaries at different tiers

  • FIFA Structure and different ways to launch your career alongside with their pros and cons

  • Modern Coaching Methodologies

  • Tactical Periodization and its Principles

  • Performance Analysis in Football

  • Football Technique: Headers, Ball Protection, 1v1 Defending

  • Nutrition in Football

  • High-Intensity Interval Training

  • Leadership, Motivation, and Communication

  • Online Branch

    Online, Online, Online
  • Teacher's Name
  • Volodymyr
  • Teacher's Experience
  • Volodymyr Kartashov - Football Coach - 4.5 Instructor Rating - 289 Reviews - 3,423 Students - 1 Course
  • Gender
  • Male
  • Teacher's Nationality
  • N/A

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