The College has a unique partnership with Burnley FC, recruiting young aspiring players currently in Year 11 to join their Youth Team. Students will study for a BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport Performance and Excellence, and gain the FA Level 1 Coaching Award.
This two year programme offers young players the opportunity to further develop their skills and potentially have a route into professional football.
What does the programme offer?
- Level 3 nationally recognised qualification FREE
- 1 FA coaching qualification FREE
- Games played at Gawthorpe Training Ground
- Up to 8 hours dedicated coaching and games
- Highly qualified coaching team
- Games in the Premier League Football League U19 & British Colleges Category 1 League
- Access to Burnley FC first team home matches
- Support from a professional club
- Full Burnley FC training wear worth £200
- Semi Pro Club/American scholarship links for players
- Fitness & nutrition development
- Opportunity to be scouted by Burnley FC and other professional clubs
Sign up for a trial date here.
For more information, please contact our Admissions Team on 01282 440272
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