BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport – Football Development Programme

Campus: Sheffield Wednesday Football Club

About this Course

The BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport 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 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 coaches from Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield FC.

What will I study?

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

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Fitness, Training and Programming for Health Sport and Wellbeing
  • Practical Sports Performance
  • Fitness testing
  • Coaching for Performance

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

What can I progress to?

The BTEC Level 3 Programme has UCAS points attached to allow students to progress to Higher Education courses such as:

  • Scholarships in the USA
  • Undergraduate Degrees
  • Foundation Degree at Sheffield Wednesday Community Programme

What are the entry requirements?

Five GCSE grades at A*- C including English language or maths at grade 4 or above

For more information please contact the education team on [email protected] or complete our enquiry form below.

Course Interest Form