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Sport - Centre of Football Excellence BTEC Level 2 First Diploma at West Herts College

Course description

In partnership with Watford FC’s Community Sports and Education Trust we are proud to offer both a male and female football academy. These courses will include practical football experience and competition against other academies in the London and South East region. This vocational course is aimed at those who wish to combine progression in football, either playing or coaching, with the dynamic area of physical education, sports coaching and sports development.

Course content

You will receive a comprehensive grounding in FA coaching, theoretical studies and daily training. You will be taught the skills required to help you progress to a higher standard of football as well as gain the experience necessary to work within the sport and leisure industry.

Entry requirements

3 GCSEs (A*-D), plus successful trials and attendance at a course introduction meeting.

Future opportunities

Students studying at Level 2 can progress to the Level 3 Diploma in Football to continue to develop both their academic studies and sporting skills. Successful students may also be ready to take up a career in coaching, as a sports assistant or in sports development or other sports-related careers.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 05 May 2016
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