Sports Performance Academies - Football/ Rugby League BTEC Extended Certificate (Level 2) at Hopwood Hall College
Our Sports Performance Academies are for those who have a talent for football or rugby.
A ‘work hard play hard’ ethos is expected of all students and a balanced approach to the sporting/ academic demands of the programme is essential.
Our two Sports Performance Academies are run by qualified, highly respected and well-known professional coaches. We have developed a unique training programme which includes specialist advice on nutritional, sports therapy, sports psychology and skills
Football Academy (Men’s) Competitive fixtures mean that students must be under 19 at the start of the course.
Rugby League/Football Academy (Men’s) Places at the academy are subject to maintaining the required academic standard.
The programme is delivered alongside atraditional educational qualification, such as:
• Level 3 BTEC courses (equivalent to 3 A Levels)
• Level 2 BTEC Diploma in Sport (1 year)
• Level 1 BTEC Sport & Active Leisure
4 GCSEs grade D or above to include English and Mathematics.
No cost for 16-19 year olds.
Completion of this course allows you to progress onto Level 3, enter into the professional world of sport or sports industries.
For further information on where this course can lead, speaking to a tutor can help identify the right pathways and destinations for your future. They can also refer you to the most relevant people for more targeted support and information should it be needed.
For more information please visit www.hopwood.ac.uk, pick up a prospectus from the Rochdale or Middleton Campus or call us on 0161 6437560.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hopwood Hall College directly.
Last updated date: 21 October 2015