Lichfield City Football Academy- New Season
Lichfield City Football Acacdemy deliver a range of qualifications for post 16 school leavers. The most popular is the BTEC Extended Diploma Level 3 in Sport (Equivalent to 3 Levels). We deliver the BTEC courses as they offer flexible learning with an excellent reputation of producing Distinction grades (A*) and a high success rate for university applications.
Students who have been successful in completing this course have gone on to study at university in sport, education, sports therapy and teaching.
The course lasts for two years, consisting of 14 units. It provides every learner the opportunity to gain experience and knowledge in the sports industry; ranging from physiology and psychology of fitness to fitness testing and sports as a business. To ensure suitable qualifications to move onto the next pathway of foundation degree/university at Lichfield City Academy or alternative options in the UK/overseas.
We offer flexibility with the students education as part of our coaching philosophy, as we appreciate students from 16-18 change behaviours with their career ambitions.
The opportunity we provide to build a positive football CV & external qualifications on top of the BTEC or A level route is outstanding support & commitment to the student to ensure all career options can be explored at this important age group.
The professional football coaching, filming & international tours add to the life skills of our students, that is an alternative experience compared to the standard college/sixth form option.
Entry Requirements which will be 121 discussed with predicted grades.
• 4 GCSEs at grade 4 or above including a 5 in Physical Education.
Should ideally include English & maths.
Contact Darren for more information.