About the course

This course is for Coaches who hold the ‘A’ Diploma as a minimum requirement. It is designed to teach the highest and latest standards for Club and National Team levels. The course aims at producing Coaches at the highest level and identifying future Instructors.

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License Diploma AFC Professional Coaching Diploma
  • Module 1 to 3: No assessments
  • Module 4: 1 practical assessment
  • Module 5: 2 practical assessments, 2 theory exams, 1 dissertation
  • Prepare log book during the course
  • Session planning task
  • Annual planning task
Licensing Criteria
  • National team
  • Professional clubs
Cost AIFF License fees 300000/- + organizational cost to be paid to the state/organisation
  • AFC 'A' Diploma
  • Coaching and Playing Football CV
  • 2 References (TD, COO/CEO of Club, PRO Coaches)
  • Letter from club/team he/she will be associated with during the duration of the Diploma
License Validity 3 years
Mode of Delivery
  • Module 1 – 10days residential/non residential
  • Module 2 – Online
  • Module 3 – 8 days Study visit Exposure residential
  • Module 4 – 10 days residential/non residential
  • Module 5 – 8 days Assessments and written exams
Learning Outcomes
  • Plan & conduct training sessions at professional Level
  • Coaching during training & matches at professional level
  • Develop problem solving methods in pressurized situations
  • Leadership skills to implement vision, values and direction to different departments within the club
  • Working in cooperation with management and support staff
  • Technical and tactical insights to develop team strategies
About the course
Minimum Age: 24
Course Duration : 5 modules

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