BASE Level 6 Development Player Programme: Football - FT (19 Aug 2024 - 13 Jun 2025)

Borders Academy of Sporting Excellence (BASE) supports sports performers to develop their individual skills and sports performance alongside their academic studies.

Provider

Borders College, Scottish Borders
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This course is available on the Borders College website.

Description

Borders Academy of Sporting Excellence (BASE) supports sports performers to develop their individual skills and sports performance alongside their academic studies. The course has some common elements with other SCQF Level 6 Sports & Exercise courses but is built around a National Progression Award (NPA) in Achieving Excellence in Sport, covering: Analysis of performance; Behaviours of Elite Athletes; and Performance Improvement Programmes. This is a full-time course, with 3 days per week in college that includes specialised strength and conditioning sessions alongside expert Football Tuition and Coaching.This is an excellent opportunity for any aspiring Football Players to combine Academic study with their Football development.

Delivery

Full-time further education programme, 3 days per week in College that combines academic study with Elite Performance in Football.

Location

Scottish Borders Campus

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a proven interest in Football and Exercise and Two National 5 awards or equivalent, ideally in English and Physical Education. Selection will be subject to a satisfactory interview session (Interviews will include a group practical session to assess the interviewee's performance levels, interviewees should bring practical kit on interview day).

Progression opportunities

HND Year 1 Coaching and Developing Sport (at SCQF Level 7)

Course Content

You will achieve an NPA in Achieving Excellence in Sport & an in NPA Exercise & Fitness Leadership.

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About Borders College

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Whether you are a school leaver, returning to learning or striving to improve your skills and knowledge in the workplace, Borders College can help you achieve your goals and realise your potential.

Borders College is located in the Scottish Borders and offers a wide range of courses, from an introductory level through to advanced courses at Higher National level. They include a full range of apprenticeships courses, from modern apprenticeships to foundation apprenticeships. We also provide a large number of industry-based training courses for businesses throughout Scotland.

Courses are available to study full-time or part-time, during the day or in the evenings and at a variety of locations, depending on the needs of our students.

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