The Scottish Football Association

Advanced Children's Licence


Applicants must be 18 years of age or over and must be in possession of the Early Touches, Coaching Young Footballers, Coaching in theGame, Children’s Award and Physical Preparation for Children Certificate.  Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced check by Disclosure Scotland undertaken by the Association

This 15 day course is designed for coaches working with young players (5-12 years) and provides a recognised qualification for adults working in children’s football. The content of the course involves practical aswell as theoretical components focusing on all aspects of children’s development. In an effort to ensure that our best young players are given every opportunity to fulfill their talent and potential, the course covers topics such as, Developing Technique and the Creative Player, Physical Preparation for Young Players, Talent Identification, Developing a Training Session, Coaching in the Game, Acquisition of Skill, Child Psychology and Protecting Young People and Vulnerable Adults.

**Please note that under no circumstances can course places be reserved.**                                     



Date(s)Time(s)VenueVenue AddressCourse OrganiserApply Here

06.11.16 - 07.11.16
04.12.16 - 06.12.16
15.01.17 - 17.01.17
05.02.17 - 07.02.17
26.02.17 - 27.02.17
19.03.17 - 20.03.17

10.00 - 16.00


Oriam Performance Centre

Oriam Performance Centre

Oriam Performance Centre


Oriam Performance Centre

Oriam Performance Centre


Heriot-Watt University

Edinburgh, EH14 4AS


480 Prospecthill Road,
G42 0BY

Judy Wilson    


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