Level 1 – Become a Director of Coaching Introduction:
Participants will spend 120 hours (Theory 40 hours – Practical 80 hours) observing, analyzing, and implementing the educational methodology.

They will have an available group of players to apply the concepts of learned in the program.

BFUT Level 1: Educational curriculum: 120 hours of education including , theory and practical application of the learned concepts

The Level 1 Educator Course is the last step of the BFUT – The College of Soccer

It is offered in combination with the BFUT Residential Camp – USA Educational Center – Juno Beach, Florida –

The educator will receive when registering to the Level 1 program:

  • The official Level 1 manual and the software : Futebol Made in Brazil (In 3 languages: English, Spanish and Portuguese).
  • The complete description of the tactical concepts to be implemented when preparing your teams – (focus on the tactical concepts when planning training session)

Requirements to take the BFUT Level 1 course:

  • BFUT Level 2 Course
  • USSF Level B – A
  • NSCAA Advanced license B – A
  • UEFA Note: For candidates who have not taken previously the BFUT Level 2 and 3, the educational manuals, videos and the tactical software will be sent after the registration to the program

We recommend the BFUT Level 1 Educator to:

  • High school coaches
  • College and club coaches
  • Professional coaches


  • Developing the different tactical systems and its applicability in different game conditions.
  • Continuing to apply the Brazilian Philosophy through the BFUT Methodology.
  • Providing the capacity to correct decisions during games and competitions.
  • Identifying the correct Tactical system, Tactical schemes and Tactical strategies in response to the tactical organization of the opposite team.

Students will receive the content in two different platforms:  The official educational manual and more 10 tactical videos

Students will request the final exam (15 questions and 10 solving problems decisions) after they have completed the study period.

If approved, the educator will receive the BFUT Level 1 diploma.


1. The history of the game

2. Sports management (year planning)

3. Sport nutrition (pre, during and after competition)

4. Sport medicine (prevention of injuries / procedures to bring the player to his best game condition)

5. Sport sociology (the interference of drugs, alcohol and lack of discipline socio-conduct)

6. Sport psychology (study of different cases)

7. Sport physiology (pre and during season development of resistance of speed, power resistance, speed and power)

8. Technical abilities (advanced preparation with a combination of game situations and technical-tactical schemes)

9. Tactical concepts (implementation of the mental speed combine with unpredictable decisions based on the six situations to score a goal). Advanced concepts review of compactness, triangulation, building from the back, etc.

TENTATIVE ITINERARY for the Residential Camp and LEVEL 1 course in the USA.

Day 1

– History of the game (The must influential philosophies)
– Sports physiology
– Technical abilities
– Tactical concepts
– Sports management
– Sport nutrition

Day 2

– Sports sociology
– Technical abilities
– Tactical concepts
– Sports medicine
– Beach soccer
– Sports psychology
– Sport physiology

Day 3

– Technical abilities
– Tactical concepts
– Sports management
– Technical abilities
– Tactical concepts
– Sports sociology
– Futsal and its tactical concepts

Day 4

– Sports management
– Tactical concepts
– Technical abilities
– History of the game (Analyzing the most influential soccer clubs in the world and their educational philosophy)
– Sport sociology

Day 5

– Technical abilities
– Tactical concepts
– Sports management
– Technical abilities
– Tactical concepts
– Sports sociology
– Futsal and its tactical concepts

NOTE: Level 1 course in Spain and Brazil will have 100 hours practical and 20 hours theory.

CALENDAR - Level 1 Courses

Session 1 – June 8th to 17th, 2018 – Zaragoza – Spain

Session 2 – June 21th to 25th, 2018 – Juno Beach – Florida

Session 3 – July 25th to August 5th, 2018 – São Paulo/Rio de Janeiro – Brazil

COSTS - Level 1 Courses

Session 1 – Spain – U$ 1950,00 (no airline ticket)

Room (Double occupancy) – Three meals – Educational manual – Software – Educational Videos – Social cultural experiences

Session 2 – USA – U$ 975,00

Session 3 – Brazil – U$ 1850.00 (No airline ticket)