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Sport Academy

If you want to progress in to a career involving sport, adventure or leisure than this academy area is for you. Our specialist sports and coaching team are on hand to provide unrivalled levels of experience and understanding of the sector.

We have a range of direct employment opportunities available through partner organisations.

Course/Pathways Of Learning

Course Title Level  Qualification
 Intermediate Sport & Leisure  2 Certificate In The Principles & Preparations For Coaching Sport
 Advanced Sports Coaching  3 NCFE Level 3 Diploma In Sport (Sports Coaching)
Luton Town FC & SSG Football Academy  3 NCFE Level 3 Diploma In Sports Coaching

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Why Choose Sport & Coaching?

Sports coaching and teaching is immensely rewarding and with an ever-growing jobs market there has never been a better time to get into sport.

A career in sports coaching or teaching will allow you to travel, develop into management, meet countless talented and motivated individuals and have a positive impact on the lives of those that you teach. This is a rewarding career path.

What Will I Learn?

Within the coaching academy you will develop skills, understanding and confidence within all areas of sports and activity coaching including safeguarding children, health & safety, behavior management & positive discipline techniques, sport specific coaching methods, risk assessing activity and much much more.

What Career or Job Can I Achieve?

  • Sports/Activity Coaching
  • Professional Sports Player
  • Teacher
  • Leisure & Sports Management
  • Sports Retail
  • Sports Journalism/Media

Maths & English Support

All courses require students to meet minimum required levels of Maths and English. Where this is not the case – DO NOT WORRY! – Learners are supported to achieve these qualifications alongside their vocational course at SSG Training……. see more about Maths & English here