Have you thought about a career in sport?
“Our passion for sport is what drives us; it’s not just what we do, it’s who we are.”
With Academy partnerships with 70+ football, rugby and cricket professional and grass roots sports clubs, foundations and community trusts across the UK, study with SCL is your first step towards a career in sport.
Combine your passion for football, rugby or cricket with a full-time education and development programme, and benefit from an outstanding learning and teaching experience which will push you to achieve your best and set you on the path to establishing yourself with the industry.
Delivered in real sports environments, our full-time Academy programmes boast fantastic exit routes. Graduate with the skills, experience and expertise to progress to professional or semi-professional sport, find employment in a wide variety of roles, or continue your studies to Higher Education.
Your Academy Programme
FOOTBALL ACADEMY STUDY PROGRAMME
Benefit from daily training with highly qualified FA coaches, and enhance your skill as you receive guidance on individual football fitness, nutritional advice and regular appraisal to monitor development both on and off the pitch.
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RUGBY ACADEMY STUDY PROGRAMME
Take advantage of professional coaching led by RFU Level 2 Coaches, whilst focusing on the four core components of the player development model: technical, tactical, physical and mental skills development.
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CRICKET ACADEMY STUDY PROGRAMME
Perfect your game alongside professional Coaches as you enjoy player development programmes and 1:1 support, squad training, video analysis enabling you to maximise your skill, and outdoor matches during the summer term.
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Your future starts here...
Whether you’ve narrowly missed your grades or failed your GCSE’s altogether, you will have the chance to study GCSE English and Maths or Functional Skills alongside your BTEC in Sport, giving you a second chance whilst pursuing your career.
So, what are you waiting for? Find an Academy near you and register your interest to kick-start your career!
Unsure about your next steps? Let’s talk about you… Call us on 0345 644 5747.
Your Foundation Degree
Foundation Degree (FdA) in Sports Coaching & Physical Education
Our passion for sport is what drives us; it’s not just what we do, it’s who we are. We are looking for people who, like us, live and breathe sports, to help them kick-start their career and create the next generation of professional sports coach.
Studying with SCL is your first step towards a career in sport. You will benefit from an outstanding learning and teaching experience, which will push you to achieve your best.
Graduate with the skills, experience and expertise to find employment in a wide variety of roles in the sports coaching or teaching professions.
Through work experience and direct engagement with employers, you will showcase your skills, knowledge and personality and be in the best position to secure meaningful employment.
Talk to us about Clearing...
Find out more about our Foundation Degree (FdA) in Sports Coaching & Physical Education, and call our Clearing Hotline to speak to a member of our team.
Clearing Hotline: 01252 410350
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