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INT2862 - MW 16-19 Football Development Centre in-page banner - Sept 2017

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Our Football Development Centre offers full-time education programmes for 16-19 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:

  • Daily training and games
  • UEFA qualified coaches
  • Trips and tours, previous trips include Barcelona and Tenerife
  • Top national leagues
  • Excellent progression routes to university, USA (coaching and playing scholarships), UK playing routes, Coaching and other industry roles

BTEC Sport (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 & FA Level 1

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 Certificate & FA Level 2

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.

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For more information about these programmes please call 01483 88 40 40 or email mwinfo@guildford.ac.uk

 


Football Development Centre kit

To purchase the Football Development Centre training kit for your age group, please visit:

https://www.kinect-int.com/merristwood/

 

Football pitch at Merrist Wood College

 

01483 88 40 00

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