Sport - Football Development Academy Level 2-3 at City College Brighton and Hove
You will receive specialist coaching from a UEFA
Licensed Coach for a minimum of six hours each week
and play competitive matches in local and national league
and cup competitions.
You will gain qualifications and coaching badges such as:
- Sport BTEC Diploma (Level 2 - 3)
- Coaching FA Level 1 Certificate
- Emergency Aid FA Certificate
- Child protection module
- Sports Leaders Awards
- QYQ Level 2 Gym Instructing
- Practical assessment (of football performance)
- Practical Assessment of coaching
- Coursework (portfolio assessment)
All full time courses are free to EU residents who are under 19 years old on the 31st August 2016. The only fees you have to pay are for specialist resources and equipment and the cost of these varies from £25 to £300 depending upon the subject you are studying.
Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial help from the college's learner support funds. You should apply for financial support as soon as you receive your offer letter.
The primary motive of this academy is to encourage young people back into the professional or semi-professional game and we have extensive links with the local and national footballing community to encourage this.
There are also opportunities to gain paid and voluntary employment in football coaching.
You will be required to have a high level of footballing ability and a strong sense of desire and commitment. You will also need to be physically fit. Entry onto a particular level of the BTEC programme will be dependent on your existing qualifications.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City College Brighton and Hove directly.