Your application

Find my course

Unsure what course to study?

You just need to answer three simple questions about your study preferences, interests and predicted grades and we can suggest courses that might suit you.

  • 1 Study type
  • 2 Your Interests
  • 3 Your Grades
Question 1

How would you prefer to study?

Question 2

What are your interests?

Question 3

What grades have you achieved or are predicted?

These results are a suggestion of courses you may want to explore but are by no means a definitive list and individual entry requirements do apply.

Stamford Football Academy Diploma Level 2

Practical Vs Theory

40
60

Course overview

Develop your football skills and ability through practical learning and regular participation in competitive league matches with teams at your level. You will study at our Borderville Sports Complex, home to Stamford AFC’s Zeeco Stadium, where you will not only have the opportunity to gain a qualification whilst training for a career as a semi-professional footballer, but also receive your coaching from football industry experts and former professional football players.

 

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs at grades 3/​D or above including English and maths, or a relevant Level 1 qualification.

Need to re-sit? No problem. If you don’t achieve a Grade 4/​C in GCSE maths or English, you’ll resit your exams with us and we’ll help you prepare.

Potential Future Career

Progress to the Sport (Football Development Centre) or Extended Diploma Level 3, or an Exercise and Fitness, or PE School Sport Apprenticeship, or enter employment.

Course Content

You will study the following units:

Mandatory:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Sports Psychology
  • Fitness Testing
  • Practical Sport

Optional:

  • Exercise, Health and Lifestyle
  • Work Experience
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Research Methods
  • Sport and Exercise Physiology

 

Infographic_ALevels1 Infographic_Access HE1 Infographic_Accounting2 Infographic_Air Defence1

“”

With the skills and experience I have gained at New College Stamford studying Sport I have been able to secure a job as a Sports Coach at Little Kickers!

Tom Sutton

 

 

Course not quite right for you?

These similar courses may be more suited to your skills and interests...

© 2019 All rights Reserverd.

Web Design byBluestorm Design