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Merrist Wood College are proud to announce NEW exciting Football programmes for both players and coaches. 

The Merrist Wood College Football Development Centre offers full-time education programmes for 16-18 year olds, which incorporates both full-time football training with post-16 education across five days.

Students have the opportunity to take a course related to their career interests and gain an understanding of the football industry whilst developing their own football skills and performance.

Coaches working on the programme are experienced college tutors, and UEFA qualified coaches. The college team plays in the top national league and the coaches and tutors work hard to create opportunities for the players to play outside of college.

Some benefits of undertaking the below qualifications and joining our Football Development Centre are:

  • Training 3 or 4 times a week
  • Individual player analysis and training plans
  • Gain paid work experience at the Merrist Wood Football Coaching School
  • A Level option available alongside these programmes
  • Trips and tours, previous trips include Barcelona and Tenerife
  • Excellent progression routes to university, USA (coaching and playing scholarships), UK playing routes, Coaching and other industry roles
  • Opportunities to visit local football academies

Football Level 3 Extended Diploma

If you are interested in a career in sport and developing your own football skills and game understanding alongside a study programme of sports coaching, development and fitness, then this is the course for you.

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Level 2 NVQ Activity Leadership - Football Coaching and Fitness

If you are interested in a career in sport, fitness or coaching, and want to develop your own football skills and game understanding alongside a study programme related to your career aspirations of working within a coaching, teaching or fitness environment, then this is the course for you.

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Physical Education Level 3 and FA Level 2 Diploma

If you are interested in a career in teaching and coaching, and want to develop your own football skills and game understanding alongside a study programme related to your career aspirations of working with and coaching/teaching children and young people, then this is the course for you.

For more information click here...

 

Trial Dates

Friday 17 February

Friday 7 April

Thursday 13 April

Friday 2 June

9.30am - 12noon

 

Please contact Dianne Boosey to confirm which trial date you are coming to

Tel: 01483 884047 or email: dboosey@guildford.ac.uk

 

For more information about these programmes please contact 01483 884040 or email mwinfo@guildford.ac.uk

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01483 88 40 00

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