1st Touch Football Academy
12 Grampian Close
Indoors - Trainers Only
Astro Trainers Only
Ratton School :
Mondays 5.15pm to 6.15pm
(4-7 yr old)
Eastbourne College - Beresford House :
Thursdays 6.30pm to 7.30pm
(7-11 yr old)
Thursday 6.30pm to 7.30pm
(12-16 yr old)
All new players receive two free sessions before deciding whether to commit to 1st Touch Football Academy
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Lewis has a vast playing experience and is well known around Sussex, having played senior football for the likes of Eastbourne United, Rye United, Hailsham Town, Sidley United and Seaford Town where he has earned himself a reputation as a reliable, footballing centre back who is comfortable in possession and uncompromising out of it.
An extremly well qualified coach, he holds his UEFA B coaching qualification as well as the Youth Module levels 1 and 2, Goalkeeping level 2, a level 2 Certificate in Fitness Gym Instructing and his SAQ P award.
Lewis joined our team in February 2013, initially only on Mondays but is now also a popular and respected coach of our oldest group on our Thursday elite night having previously working for Masterclass Sports Tours as a football coach, leading sessions in Spain and Holland.
He has qualified teacher status, holding a DTLLS (Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning) and PTTLS/QTTLS as well as his A1 NVQ Assessor qualification.
He has previously worked as an NVQ tutor / assessor in 6th Form Colleges across East Sussex delivering NVQ level 1, 2 and 3 Sport and Coaching based qualifications
and is currently a cover supervisor at a 6th Form College.
• UEFA B Level 3
• UEFA B Level 2
• FA Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Football
• FA Youth Module Level 2 - Developing the Practice
• FA Youth Module Level 1 - Developing the Environment
• FA Goalkeeping Level 2 Award
• Certificate in Fitness Instructing Gym Level 2
• FA Emergency Aid
• FA Safeguarding Children
• SAQ - P Award
• NDCS Coaching Deaf Footballers Course
• Coaching Disabled Footballers Course
• FA Introduction to Futsal Course
• FA Soccer Parent Course
• FA Mentoring Adults Course
• DTLLS (Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning)
• A1 NVQ Assessor Course
• Fully enhanced CRB checked