The British American Football Coaches Association (BAFCA) exists to build and maintain the highest possible standards in football and the profession of coaching American football in the United Kingdom.

It provides a forum for the discussion and study of all matters pertaining to football and coaching as well as working to make the game as safe and entertaining as possible through the rules of play.

BAFCA provides a strong voice in the domestic legislation affecting football programmes and works to freely exchange information on coaching methods and technique to ensure the highest standards and the latest techniques are used in order to preserve health and safety.

Finally the organization promotes good fellowship and social contacts within the Association.