BTEC Scholarship / Further Education

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Advanced Sports Coaching Ltd has now created a clear pathway for our players through our Wiltshire Football Academy section, which takes players from 3 years old in our Footy Tots, all the way through to a 2 year football based BTEC Scholarship on leaving school.

Course Content

  • 12 hours of education per week studying either A Level courses or a BTEC Level 3 Sport qualification, alongside your football
  • 10 hours of practical coaching sessions per week
  • Training and mentoring sessions led by experienced and qualified coaches
  • Organised matches and football industry experiences
  • Gain FA Level 1 Coaching Award

Entry Requirements

  • A minimum of 5A*-C grades at GCSE, including English and maths
  • Regular football involvement
  • A keen interest and passion for all aspects of football, such as playing, coaching, officiating, game analysis, football media and business

Progression Routes

  • University or overseas playing/coaching opportunities
  • Job opportunities within the leisure industry
  • Apprenticeships within the leisure industry
  • Opportunities to trial with professional and top non-league football clubs

If you’d like to express an interest in the course or find out more, please contact: nick@advancedsportscoaching.co.uk


Playing/Coaching Opportunities in Australia/New Zealand