Who is the package aimed at?
What qualifications can I achieve?
There are a range of qualifications that are available to students on the course. The core modules of the educational programme focus on developing knowledge and understanding of leadership and coaching skills to enhance sporting abilities.
Students can receive the following qualifications:
- BTEC Level 2 in Sport
- BTEC Level 3 in Sport
What progression is there once the course is completed?
This course leads to further studies in higher education or employment opportunities such as sports coaching/training and sports development and in football the opportunity to play for semi-professional/professional clubs as well as the opportunity to study, coach and play in the United States on a scholarship.
Where will the course be based?
The education will be based at each individual football club or a local facility nominated by the club with a dedicated college tutor delivering the qualification.
What other opportunities are there?
Students will also be given the opportunity to take part in work experience at the football clubs, gaining experience on match day’s and non match day’s through a wide range of tasks which could include coaching, administration, promoting, marketing, etc and will be different at club to club.