Football in the Community Level 2 Diploma at Reading College
If you want to prepare for a career in the sport and leisure industry, particularly in a community role then this is the qualification for you.
The programme will also help you to develop entrepreneurial and/or enterprise skills that are important in a community sports environment.
This qualification consists of 40-credits. You will study the following: six core units and four optional units.
The range of optional units will enable you to focus on a particular strand of learning and interest whilst the mandatory units provide a good introduction to support progress into the workplace or further study.
The core units are:
- work experience
- community project
- diversity and social inclusion
- people skills in sport and active leisure
- enterprise awareness
- delivering an activity session
You will gain Sport, Enterprise and the Community Level 2 Diploma.
You need a minimum of four GCSEs at grade D, including maths and English or functional skills Level 1 in maths and English.
When you have successfully completed this programme you can progress on to a range of Level 3 courses:
- Sport, Enterprise and the Community Level 3 Diploma
- Sport Performance BTEC Level 3 Diploma
- Personal Training BTEC Level 3 Certificate
You will have a work experience placement with Reading Football Club. The work experience element is key to providing opportunities to enthuse you and allow you to experience working in a community role within a professional sport club or sport and leisure industry environment.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Reading College directly.