General Enquiries

How do I report breaches of Covid protocols in football?
Please contact your Club Covid Officer or the league in which the team plays.
Wed, 18 Nov, 2020 at 10:22 AM
How do I report a concern of poor behaviour or possible abuse in football?
Contact your Club Welfare Officer or the OFA Designated Safeguarding Officer In addition, there are a number of outside agenc...
Thu, 19 Nov, 2020 at 11:08 AM
I am parent who would like more information on Safeguarding how can I do this?
The free online course “Safeguarding for All” shows a basic overview on how to safeguard children in football and can be accessed by clicking here
Wed, 18 Nov, 2020 at 10:24 AM
As a youth referee how should I wear the yellow armband?
We would encourage all qualified youth referees in youth football to wear the Yellow Armband- for more information on the scheme please click here and to ob...
Wed, 18 Nov, 2020 at 10:25 AM
How do I complete the safeguarding for committee members course?
You can complete this course by clicking here
Wed, 18 Nov, 2020 at 10:39 AM
How can I book onto a Safeguarding Children’s Workshop?
The FA is currently re-writing the Safeguarding Children Workshop into an online course.  Whilst this is happening all new volunteers are encouraged to unde...
Fri, 27 Nov, 2020 at 9:38 AM
How can I book onto a Welfare Officers Workshop (WOW)?
The WOW will soon be available via a new virtual classroom session but is currently still in the test stage.  However, if in the interim you need to attend...
Fri, 27 Nov, 2020 at 9:39 AM
Can I view the qualifications of all coaches in my club?
The ability to view coaches qualification will depend on the role you hold within the club – if you hold the correct role then enter your Whole Game System ...
Fri, 27 Nov, 2020 at 9:39 AM
How do I Appoint a Welfare Officer?
Safeguarding children is everyone’s responsibility. However, having a Welfare Officer in place ensures there is someone who actively champions safeguarding....
Fri, 27 Nov, 2020 at 9:40 AM
Who must complete the Safeguarding for Committee Members?
Currently it is mandatory for the club Chairperson, Secretary, Treasurer and Welfare Officer to complete this online course, but all other committee members...
Fri, 27 Nov, 2020 at 9:42 AM