Football and Sport Coaching - Level 2


Start:
September
Location:
Balliol Road Campus
Level:
2

Course Details

This course is one of the first of its kind in the UK and is suitable for individuals with some experience in football.

You will study an NVQ Level 2 Activity Leadership, Level 3 Principles of Coaching Sport and the FA Level 1 Coaching Award.

You will also be required to undertake weekly work experience on our Super Schools programme at a local primary schools delivering coaching sessions.

The programme also includes studying Maths and English towards GCSE grade 9-4 (old grading system: A*-C) if you do not already have these grades.

  • Background and theory of coaching at a variety of levels including children, professionals and those with a disability
  • Taking part in practical sessions with people of varying age, levels and disabilities
  • Preparing and conducting coaching sessions
  • Undertaking practical work placements working with ex professional footballers
  • Dealing with accidents and emergencies
  • Promoting events and courses
Level 2 Certificate in Activity Leadership and Level 3 Award in the Principles of Coaching Sports
1 year
  • Level 3 study
  • Employment
  • Apprenticeship
  • Football Coach
  • Physiotherapist
  • Conditioning Coach
  • Sports Coach

Entry Requirements

How much will this course cost me?

Aged 16-18

Free.

Aged 19+

There may be fees associated with this course.

You may be eligible to have some or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Financial Support (all ages)

You may be eligible to receive financial support for course fees, travel and childcare. Please visit our Student Finance page for more information.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some frequently asked questions that we are often asked:

If you are aged 16-18 then the majority of our courses are free for you to study. If you are aged 19+ then there may be fees associated with the course. You may be eligible to have some, or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

You do not have to let a lack of money stop you from coming to Hugh Baird College. We have bursaries and grants in place to help support those students that may find it more difficult to cover the costs of participating in further education, these include help with things such as tuition fees, childcare and travel. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

No. We can enrol students from any area. Public transport links are good too, so the College is easy to get to from all across Merseyside.

Please contact our independent Careers Advisors. Call 0151 353 4444 or email careers@hughbaird.ac.uk.