Study your degree with Tigers Trust +20th January 2017
Are you passionate about a career in the football industry? If so, come and study with the Tigers Trust in 2017/18.
The Tigers Trust two-year Foundation Degree programme in Community Football Coaching and Development, starting in September 2017, is a course designed for individuals wanting to attain a university qualification and are passionate about pursuing a career in the football industry.
You will develop the necessary skills, qualities and characteristics that are required to work within professional football club community departments or national governing bodies.
Delivered in partnership with the University of South Wales, all lectures, seminars and tutorials are delivered in a supportive and inspirational environment via online material. The Trust will provide you with a mentor who will guide you through your course.
Alongside the academic element of the course, you will complete up to 200 hours of voluntary coaching within the community, on a wide variety of programmes alongside the staff of the Trust, allowing students to embed and develop the coaching techniques learnt within lectures. As your coaching skills progress you will have the opportunity to gain some paid employment on one of our varied programmes.
In addition, you will also gain your FA Level 1 and 2 Award in Football delivered by the English Football League Trust.
Through the Trust’s partnership with the University of South Wales, you will enroll as a student at the university. Students will be able to access the university’s online library, blackboard and learning materials, providing them with the best possible learning platform to excel within.
Foundation Degree in Community Football Coaching and Development
- FA Level 1 and 2 Award in Coaching Football
- Community Football Development
- Principles of Coaching
- Aspects of youth coaching, coaching children, football coaching, football development, social inclusion and sports management skills.
The course costs are £8,000 per academic year; however, this cost is covered by student finance from which you can obtain a loan to cover course fees and some living costs.
Prerequisites to Apply
- A minimum of BTEC Extended Diploma Level 3 PPP or A level grades DD
- Three A*-C grades at GCSE, including English and maths
- Enhanced Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check
For further information on the course please contact Rachel Latham-Warde, Education Manager, Tigers Trust on firstname.lastname@example.org or click on the following link - http://courses.southwales.ac.uk/courses/1035-foundation-degree-community-football-coaching-and-development