The AFCA is the only national organization dedicated to improving football coaches through ongoing education, interaction, and networking. As an AFCA member, you'll have an opportunity to develop yourself personally and professionally to be the best coach and mentor that you can be.

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  • AFCA membership enhances your professional growth
  • Gives you the opportunity to contribute to the improvement of your profession through the exchange of ideas and information
  • Members have access to the AFCA Membership website and its educational library
  • Members are eligible to attend the AFCA convention
  • Members are provided with a directory of all coaches
  • Members receive a subscription to This is AFCA, the official magazine of the Association

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To qualify for membership for the American Football Coaches Association, you must be coaching football at the secondary level or above and be recognized by the head football coach of your school, university, or team as a member of the staff.

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