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Football Academy; BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Sport at Denbigh School

Course description

Units Include:

  • Unit 1 Principles of Anatomy and Physiology in Sport 3
  • Unit 2 The Physiology of Fitness
  • Unit 4 Fitness Training and Programming
  • Unit 7 Fitness Testing for Sport and Exercise
  • Unit 3 Assessing Risk in Sport
  • Unit 5 Sports Coaching
  • Unit 6 Sports Development

    The course is a full time two year option, and is a mixture of theory and practical sessions. As well as the main BTEC academic qualification, Football Academy students will also study various sporting national governing body vocational courses. They will also have the opportunity to undertake some work experience in their chosen field.

    You would be suitable for this course if you have a passion for sport and play football on a regular basis. Ideally you would be interested in coaching and leadership. Students who select this option are often interested in pursuing career opportunities in the sport and leisure field. For example: health and fitness instructors, Leisure Centres, sports coaching, physiotherapists etc.

    The course has been running for over 10 years with a proven track record of placing students onto relevant university courses or directly into the football industry.

  • Entry requirements

    You would be suitable for this course if you have a passion for sport and play football on a regular basis. Ideally you would be interested in coaching and leadership. Students who select this option are often interested in pursuing career opportunities in the sport and leisure field.

    How to apply

    If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Denbigh School directly.

    Last updated date: 23 June 2014
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    Key information

    • Start date: Next September
    • Duration: 2 years

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