COURSE DETAILS
Duration: 2 Years
Start Date: September 2019

COURSE DETAILS
Duration: 12 Months
Start Date: September 2019

FOOTBALL ACADEMY - GIRLS FOOTBALL - FUTSAL - BOXING ACADEMY - COACHING - PHYSIOTHERAPIST 

​​​BTEC LEVEL 3 EXTENDED DIPLOMA IN SPORT DEVELOPMENT, COACHING & FITNESS


OVERVIEW

This course is designed for learners who wish to progress onto University in the UK and USA or simply build on
their studies of sport and develop their understanding of the sport, leisure and coaching sector. Students build on their work experience in year two by carrying out a work placement of 10 days duration at an approved sports facility or placement.

APPRENTICESHIP CONTENT

You will receive the following:

    • Level 2 Award in Leadership through
      Football (QCF)

    • Level 2 Award in Physical Education and
      School Sport (PESS)

    • Level 1 Award in Caching Football
      (FA Level1)

    • GCSE/Functional Skills English and Maths
​      (If not achieved prior to enrollment)








PROGRESSION
Full Time Work
Level 3 Sports Development Apprenticeship
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport Development, Coaching and Fitness

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Aged 16 or over
Not in full-time education
Have lived in the UK for the past 3 years 

​​LEVEL 2 COACHING APPRENTICESHIP



APPRENTICESHIP OVERVIEW

Training Ground apprenticeship will give any aspiring coach the foundations to continue a career in sports coaching. Each apprentice is placed working within our primary schools development programme. An apprentice coach will also run sessions within our Development Academy and holiday football camps. Working full time within Training Ground will give you industry specific qualifications, valuable coaching hours and work experience providing a platform for a career in football / coaching industry.

NVQ CONTENT

Anatomy and physiology
How to maintain health, safety and welfare in a variety of fitness environments, including the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults

How to communicate with clients effectively and motivate clients to adhere to an exercise programme

Employment law, industry specific legislation and procedures that apply to their jobs The subsectors that make up the active leisure and
learning sector

    • Principles of customer service

    • Diet and its contribution to a healthy
       lifestyle

    • How to plan and prepare group exercise
      sessions
    • How to programme a variety of safe and
      effective exercise sessions for a range of
​      clients

    • How to instruct a variety of exercise
      sessions
    • GCSE/Functional Skills English and Maths
      (If haven't been achieved prior to
​      enrollment)




BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport Development, Coaching and Fitness
NVQ Level 3 in Community Coaching or Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education
Full Time Work in the Fitness Industry
 

NVQ LEVEL 2 DIPLOMA IN

Activity Leadership, Community Sports



OVERVIEW

This course is suitable for those who wish to pursue a career within the fitness industry as P.E teacher or a career in sports coaching. Enthusiasm to teach others is more important than concentration on the individual’s own fitness level. Regular participation in classes and attending the gym is essential for those who wish to achieve a Qualified Instructors Certificate. On successful completion of this qualification you can then progress onto the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport Development, Coaching and Fitness, NVQ Level 3 in Community Coaching or Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sports. Personal Training or full time work in the fitness industry.

Courses

COURSE DETAILS
Duration: 12 months
Start Date: September 2019

USA SCHOLARSHIP

Each player is guaranteed* a USA Football Scholarship placement offer upon successful completion of the programme.

Filming your showcase, you'll also receive a showcase DVD.

Insurance whilst in training with Academy 1 Sports.

Course fee is only £750 per person.


*Offer subject to player successfully passing the education programme, SAT and/or ACT test, agreeing to the college or university enrolment fees and meeting the eligibility criteria to study in the USA.

COACHING WITH CONFIDENCE - YOUR FUTURE COUNTS

BTEC CONTENT 

You will study 8 mandatory units:
    • Principles of anatomy and physiology

    • The physiology of fitness
    • Assessing risk in sport
    • Fitness training and programming
    • Sport coaching
    • Sports development
    • Fitness testing for sport and exercise               • Practical team or individual sports

There are also 11 specialist units. These cover a wide range of aspects from nutrition, sports injuries, officiating in sport, sports psychology, work experience, organising sports events and physical education and young people.

PROGRESSION
University
USA Football Scholarship
Full time work in the leisure industry

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
At least four GCSEs at grade C or above (preferably English and Maths) or a Level 2 BTEC Diploma (or equivalent) in a related area. You will also need to commit to an additional 12 hours of study per week.