This course is designed around the Skills for Work Sport and Recreation Group Award at National 5 level. If you have a keen interest in sport, in particular Football, then you will have the chance to learn about coaching, fitness and employability whilst participating in practical football sessions.
What you will learn
You must be working towards National 5 qualifications in 5 subjects, a PE qualification would be desirable. You must also have a level of Football ability that will allow you to perform to your best when attending college. Playing for the school team, local clubs and in particular a Pro Youth team would be advantageous.
You will be required to participate in a practical training session (performance interview) prior to being offered a place on the course to determine your ability and fitness levels, as well as matching your academic suitability to the course.
Achievement of the SFW Sport & Recreation – Football Performance course will allow progression into the full-time courses at Broadwood Campus (Cumbernauld) in Football Performance, Higher Football Performance, HNC Football Performance or the generic Sport and Fitness awards as well as possible course in Health, Fitness and Exercise.
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