Football Studies Level 3 BTEC Sport (A32696-A1B)
What do I need to join?
You should be between 16-19 with good footballing ability and attitude.
Previous playing experience is a must, and can include:
• Professional club involvement
• County FA School of Excellence
• National, County or District representation
We hold several football trials throughout the year, which you will be required to attend and individuals will be selected based on performance.
5 GCSEs at grade C/4 or higher including Maths and English OR a Level 2 related qualification PLUS grade C/4 or higher in BOTH Maths and English.
This is a one or two year full time football course, suitable for those who value the importance of academic study and training. In essence, it offers an opportunity for students to gain a recognised qualification whilst working on their football ability, strength and conditioning, as well as their football ambitions. The course offers you the chance to be trained by UEFA B licensed coaches and ex Morecambe FC player Garry Hunter, on a full time basis as well as competing at a high level of football.
Students will be involved in practical sport, football coaching and physical fitness classes, during which they will develop their practical knowledge and skills as a footballer and coach, as well as their own personal fitness and training understanding.
Who is this course for?
This course is suitable for school leavers, aged between 16-19, who are talented footballers who have a desire to make it in the professional game.
Course Information Sheet