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BTEC Sport Level 3 at The Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School

Course description

The Cardinal Wiseman Sixth Form is pleased to announce the introduction of a new Level 3 National Extended Diploma in partnership with Brentford FC Community Sports Trust for September 2015.

Brentford FC CST will deliver the Football/Futsal programme and provide practical coaching skills alongside experienced Wiseman teaching staff who will teach units on: Fitness Training, Sports Nutrition and topical issues in Sport. Students will participate in a football programme with regular training in our new sports facilities.

They may also have the opportunity to take part in work placements with Brentford FC's award winning Community Sports Trust. This Diploma can provide a pathway into Sports degrees at university as well as potential scholarships and employment in the professional sports or leisure industries.

Course content

This exciting new course is worth 3 A levels and is recognised by UCAS for admission into University.

What is the course?

  • Full Time 2 Year Course
  • BTEC equivalent to 3 A Levels
  • Delivered by Teachers from Cardinal Wiseman
  • Modules include:
    • Sports coaching
    • Fitness Training
    • Sports Nutrition
    • Sport as Business
  • Practical Football Coaching by Brentford FC
  • Play competitive football against Football League and Premier Clubs on Wednesday afternoons
  • Work experience with Brentford Football Club Community Sports Trust
  • Gain FA Level 1 Coaching Award
  • Gain FA Beginners Guide in FUTSAL

Entry requirements

Four indvidual GCSEs at A* - C including English and Maths.

  • Age 16+
  • 4 GCSEs A*-C including English and Maths
  • Successful selection at Brentford FC CST Futsal trials



Future opportunities

Career in Sports Sector.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School directly.

Last updated date: 01 May 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years


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    • Travel to school by public transport is strongly recommended as there is very limited parking on site and in the local area.

      For those travelling by bicycle we also have secure bicycle racks on site.

      Nearest Tube Stations 

      Greenford and Ealing Broadway 

      Nearest British Rail Station 


      Nearest Bus Routes

      92 Ealing Hospital - Greenford - Wembley - Neasden

      95 Southall - Greenford - Park Royal - Shepherd’s Bush

      105 Heathrow - Greenford - Park Royal - Shepherd’s Bush

      282 Ealing Hospital - Greenford - Eastcote - Mount Vernon

      E1 Ealing Broadway - Drayton Green - Greenford

      E2 Brentford - Greenford - Ruislip

      E3 Greenford - Acton - Chiswick

      E5 Greenford - Southall - Havelock Estate

      E6 Greenford - Willowtree Lane - Hayes

      E7 Ealing - Greenford - Ruislip

      E9 Ealing Broadway - Greenford - Yeading

      Access for Disabled Visitors

      We have a limited number of parking spaces available for disabled visitors. The school reception can be accessed via a ramp and automatic doors. In addition to this, the majority of buildings have lifts and ramp access. If you are visually or hearing impaired, or have other needs, you would be welcome to contact the school prior to coming to the school so that we can endeavour to meet your needs during your visit.