Gateshead Football Club Academy Level 2

Start Date

Wed Sep 09 2020

Day / Time

Weekdays

Duration

1 year

Campus

Academy for Sport

Gateshead Football Club Academy Level 2

Will you be 18 at the start of next academic year? Are you a good quality footballer who wants another shot at a pro career? If you have answered yes to these questions, then this could be a great programme for you.

You will be a member of the Gateshead FC U19's squad and receive intensive coaching, conditioning and analysis during this year long programme.

Alongside this, you will learn how a successful sports club functions and be able to try out various roles across the business with work placement activities.

The programme is made up three elements:

  • The Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning is the qualification you will receive.
  • You will undergo daily football training sessions, a weekly matchday, two strength and conditioning sessions and a match analysis session per week. Matches take place on Wednesday afternoons and you will play as Gateshead FC U19 team.
  • You will undertake a minimum of 50-hours of work experience with Gateshead FC in order to understand all the different elements of running a successful sports business.

What about after the course?
Future
Careers:
  • Leisure and Sports Managers
  • Sports Players
  • Sports Coaches, Instructors and Officials
  • Fitness Instructors
What
you could
earn:
Potential
£45,094
Entry level
£15,059
Average
£23,494

Academy for Sport