This course is an excellent springboard for students wishing to develop the relevant knowledge and understanding required for entering into career in the Sport, Recreation and Leisure industry. Using our new full size 3G pitch we are able to provide a learning opportunity for the skills required to deliver football coaching in the community and sports industry.

  • What will I learn?

    We are very pleased with our partnership with Chelsea FC Foundation - our strong link with this professional club and people mean you will benefit from inspiring talks and workshops from guest speakers to ensure you learn the very latest techniques. This link also provides our students with the chance to train at The Dome Reading FCs superb £1 million indoor training centre.

    These courses provide approximately 8-12 hours of coaching per week from highly qualified coaches - two out of three who hold the prestigious UEFA A licence.

  • Example modules

    • Coaching Football
    • Leadership Through Football
    • Principles of Coaching Sport
  • How will I be assessed?

    Assessment is through a range of practical and portfolio based tasks throughout the year.

  • Entry Requirements

    You must have previously completed a Level 1 Award in Football Coaching or an equivalent qualification.

    You must also have a minimum of four GCSEs at grade C or above including English and Maths.

  • Progression & Career Opportunities

    The course is designed so that students can progress to a job within the football and fitness industries. Visit to view the career opportunities and guidance in Public Services and Sports

  • Additional Information

    Your tutor will advise you what equipment you need to purchase when you start the course. This will include a training kit subsidised by Reading FC.

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Course Details

Qualification Level No Level
Study Mode Full-Time Course
Start Date September
Duration 36 Weeks
Course Code FFBCOTL3AW
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In partnership with the CFC Foundation

CFC Foundation

Wycombe courses only

Bucks College Group Football Academy Trial Days in partnership with the CFC Foundation

Official Launch & Taster Day - Tuesday | 25 June | 10:30am

Held at the 3G Pitch, Wycombe Campus 

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