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Sport BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at Franklin College

Course description

The Grimsby Town Sports and Education Trust offers young sports people (16-18 years) the chance to develop in a professional sports program whilst studying for a Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport (worth up to 3 A-Levels) in partnership with Franklin College. The Futsal Scholarship resembles a Youth Team football apprenticeship with scholars training four times a week and competing against other professional club’s futsal teams. The unique aspect of the course is that the scholars get the chance to apply their knowledge from their BTEC Sport qualification to enhancing their development as an athlete.

Entry requirements

Four GCSE’s A*-C including Maths and English or Level 2 BTEC Sport and GCSE A*-C in Maths and English 


100% Coursework 

Future opportunities

- 23/23 scholars graduated from the Level 3 BTEC in 2014 and 2015.

-72% of students achieved DMM or above in 2014 and 2015.

-76% of students are now studying at university level at prestigious institutions across the UK including Loughborough, York, Northumbria, Leeds and South Wales, some on scholarship programmes.

-100% of students who applied to university in 2014 and 2015 were accepted by their first choice.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Franklin College directly.

Last updated date: 10 August 2016

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