NCFE Level 2 Sport Diploma Football Development Programme

Campus: Sheffield Wednesday Football Club

About this Course

The NFCE Level 2 Sports Diploma is exciting, dynamic and always moving. Delivered by qualified teaching staff at the Sheffield Wednesday Community Programme within Hillsborough Stadium. It offers talented young football players the opportunity to study whilst actively participating in an elite football development programme. This partnership programme unites a team of experienced education professionals with support from a leading College and Sheffield Wednesday Community Programme. The football element will be delivered by elite coaches from Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield FC.

What will I study?

You will study a variety of subjects throughout the year, including:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Sports Coaching
  • Lifestyle of the Sports Performer
  • Fitness testing and training
  • Plan, Deliver and Evaluate
  • Introduction to Health, Exercise and Nutrition
  • Developing Sporting Skills and Tactical Awareness

Also included is Functional Skills or GCSE in English and maths that is taught onsite by specialist teachers.

What can I progress to?

Students may wish to continue their full-time study on to the BTEC Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma course.

What are the entry requirements?

  • Four GCSE grades at D including English language or equivalent
  • A good reference

For more information please contact the education team on education@swfc.co.uk or complete our enquiry form below.

Course Interest Form