Sport & Physical Education: Pro-Football

Supported by professional coaches, this is an exciting opportunity for those who are passionate about football and who aspire to work in the Sport Industry. This course offers a chance to enhance your skills and study for a valuable vocational Level 3 qualification at the same time.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should already be playing for a team. This could include a school team, local youth team, King James I Academy team, any town, district or county team. All applicants will be interviewed and trials will be held for potential players.

How the course is taught

The course encompasses a pro-standard practical training programme with specialist coaching, combined with classroom-based learning.

What areas are covered by the course?

There is range of academic and practical units including:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Coaching
  • Leadership
  • Sports Nutrition and Injuries
  • Fitness Training and Programming
  • Organisation and Development in Sport

How is the course assessed?

This course is assessed through coursework and two external examinations.

Career Opportunities

Potentially, students can make a career from playing football or progress into Higher Education or relevant degree courses at University. Careers associated with the sport industry include Football Coach, Sports Coach, Sports Physiotherapy, Personal Trainer, Exercise Instructor, Manager, Agent, Sports Journalist.

King James Sports Academy Brochure

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