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Football Development Scheme (Girls & Boys) (FT) Level 3 Diploma at Burton and South Derbyshire College

Course description

The Football Development Scheme is a two-year, full-time course that offers you an opportunity to study sport in the context of the performance and excellence pathway. You will study the theoretical aspects of performance analysis, sports coaching and the fitness industry, and complete an athletic training programme with Burton Albion Football Club, including coaching and competition. It is a practical, but academic course, which includes a variety of sport related modules that are vital to increase an athlete’s performance and knowledge.

Entry requirements

A BTEC First Certificate / Diploma (Merit) or five GCSEs at grade C or above, including English, Science and Maths. Applicants need to be of a sufficiently high standard at football and Burton Albion Football Club will determine suitability to the programme.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Burton and South Derbyshire College directly.

Last updated date: 02 July 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years