FIA Football Intermediary Certificate


Course Overview

Football professionals usually need assistance from high-quality football agents to help ensure they receive the best options throughout their careers. These football agents are usually referred to as Football Intermediaries.

Our course has been carefully designed to provide all students with the necessary skills and knowledge to carry out Football intermediary tasks efficiently. The role offers all individuals the chance to work in an interesting industry that they are passionate about and gain great satisfaction helping place professional footballers where they want to go.

Once enrolled, you will study 16 different modules, covering fundamental topics such as the transfer windows and processing a deal.

With a flexible studying schedule, you can learn online whenever it is beneficial to you.

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Is the Football Intermediary Certificate course suitable for me?

The industry used to be incredibly hard for new individuals to begin a career in, as typically the right connections, licenses, and money were required to start. Although, in 2015 new rules were introduced that allowed everyone to have an equal chance at becoming a Football Intermediary. As long as all individuals comply with these basic requirements:

  • Passing a DBS check
  • Successfully completing the multiple-choice code of practice assessment
  • Paying the £500+VAT registration fee

This course is suitable for anyone looking to become a Football Intermediary and gain a highly recognised qualification.

We have designed the course for new entries into the industry, therefore, no prior knowledge or qualifications are required to enrol. Once signed up, you will benefit from knowing all the industry techniques that will help you throughout your new career.

If you already exhibit any of the following skills, you will be well suited:

  • Confident communicators
  • Excellent negotiators
  • Empathetic but direct


How will the Football Intermediary Certificate course benefit me?

Studying this course will provide all the fundamental understanding and skills needed to become a Football Intermediary.

Experts in the field will guide you through the entire process to leave you confident with your newfound skills.


What jobs can I apply for after my Football Intermediary Certificate training?

Once you have completed the course, you will have the ability to begin your career as a Football Intermediary, with all the essential skills and knowledge.

Salaries can vary greatly depending on who you represent but this is a career choice that opens the doors to excellent earning potential.

Why Us

Why choose to study the Football Intermediary Certificate course with e-Careers?

We are proud to deliver this exciting course that comes with the latest course material and is taught by industry experts. From the beginning to the end, all students will have access to amazing content and support that will help guide them every step of the way.

We have developed an expert team over the last 10 years since our inception. In that time, we have trained over 600,000 delegates globally, which has helped offer the highest quality training, and we have earned a 5-star rating on Trustpilot, from over 10,000 students.

By refining our processes, partner relationships, and course materials, we can offer high-quality training solutions for our delegates.

For more information regarding any questions, you may have, contact us today.

Syllabus & Exams

Football Intermediary Certificate Syllabus

This course is made up of 16 modules, including:

  • Background to Intermediary Regulations
  • Client Identification
  • Recruitment Procedure
  • Football Clubs: Making Contacts and Building Relationships
  • Sales & Player Marketing
  • Transfer Windows
  • Process of a Deal
  • Relocation & Player Settlement
  • Working with other Intermediaries
  • Dealing with the Press
  • International Markets
  • Successfully Navigating English FA Work Permit Regulations
  • Client Retention
  • Professional Advice
  • Being Commercial
  • Internet Marketing

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