Are you a highly motivated person who would thrive studying for one of our four courses whilst training 4x a week with UEFA standard coaches?
If so, take a look at what we can offer below…
Chesterfield FC Community Trust’s Football and Education programme is designed for you, if you’re wanting to gain an in-depth understanding of the sports industry. You’ll be training as a professional and competing in the National Football Youth League and Association of Colleges League.
Working in partnership with Outwood Academy Newbold, SCL and Loughborough College we offer a range of courses for post-16 students:
- NCFE Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport & Physical Activity
- Active IQ Level 2 Gym Instruction & Level 3 Personal Training
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport
- Higher National Diploma (Foundation Degree) in Sport (Coaching, Science and Business)
All the courses look to develop your transferable skills, qualities and characteristics you will need to take into the sports industry and beyond.
About the course
We have 5 different courses for you to choose from.
NCFE Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport & Physical Activity
This qualification is designed for learners who want to go on to higher-level studies and is suitable for use within a Study Programme. It will give learners skills, knowledge and an understanding of the sport and physical activity sector.
Active IQ Level 2 Gym Instruction & Level 3 Personal Training
The aim of this Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing qualification is to train learners to a professionally competent level, enabling them to prescribe, plan and deliver safe and effective exercise programmes within a gym or health club environment as a Level 2 Fitness Instructor.
You will then progress onto the Level 3 Personal Training where you will gain an in depth knowledge of the industry by covering topics such as; Anatomy & Physiology, Nutrition, Client Consultation, How to Manage a Business amongst others.
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport
The qualification is equivalent in size to three A-Levels and has been designed as a full two-year programme.
This course is perfect for school leavers who are looking to progress into a career in Sport Coaching or Participation and enjoy a blend of both theoretical and practical input. The course will also provide a detailed overview of the current context of the sport industry specifically preparing learners for progress into Higher Education or Employment.
Choose 3 from a selection of A-Levels ranging from Psychology – Law. This will allow you to gain in depth knowledge around those subjects, a great option for those students who may have more than one career interest.
Higher National Diploma (Foundation Degree) in Sport (Coaching, Science and Business)
A 3-year degree programme in partnership with Loughborough College. You will be learning remotely, other than 6-8 days per year, which are taught out of Loughborough College.
These courses give you a detailed insight into the world of sport and provide students with the tools to gain employment upon finishing the programme.