BTEC Education – Level 1, 2 and 3 in Sport

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As part of our post-16 education provision, students get the opportunity to study a full time college education programme in the unique setting of a professional football club.

We offer BTEC Level 1, 2 and 3 in Sports coaching, Fitness and Development and Football Academy, with the Level 3 extended diploma being equivalent to 3 a-levels.

Last academic year, we had 48 students enrolled to our courses. The 48 students completed the year with 100% Achievement on BTEC, with 94% reaching their targeted grades.

There are two pathways for students to follow alongside their education programme

Football Academy:

  • Train and compete like a professional footballer
  • Futsal and Football Training 3 times a week
  • Games programme every Wednesday in either the North West Futsal Development league or in the form of 11-a side fixtures against other professional football clubs
  • Opportunities to attend international training camps
  • Opens the door to a career in sport

Sports Coaching Academy:

  • Coaching workshops with our qualified and experienced coaching mentors to learn and improve skills required to be an elite sports coach
  • Gain up to FIVE FREE coaching qualifications across the two academic years
  • Regular work placements within local schools and community settings to enhance employability skills
  • Opportunity for international coaching placements
  • Opens the door to a career in coaching/teaching in sport

We are now recruiting for BTEC Level 2 and 3 courses, for more information please contact the Community Trust or follow the link below.

Don’t just stop there!  You now have the opportunity to extend your education by proceeding to a Foundation Degree.  Increase your employability opportunities and develop your skills further.