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Sport and Active Leisure (Optional Entry to Football Academy) — BTEC Level 1 Diploma

Course information

This qualification is our Entry 3 Employability and Professional Development qualification. This allows our students to learn about employment, CV writing, customer service, communication skills, and they will successfully complete mock interviews too. This qualification allows our students to develop social skills, confidence and grow as people, also to achieve their potential and progress to the next stage of their lives. The pathways from this course are Level 2 Sport, Level 2 Exercise and Fitness, Level 2 Uniformed Public Services or employment.


Employability and Professional Development (Entry 3)

This course leads to...

This qualification can lead to employment, assisting experienced sports coaches, further study in education (Sport or other related sectors). This course has suitable to progression to: Level 2 Sports, exercise and health or public services

Entry Requirements

No entry requirements

Why study with us?

As a student at the City of Liverpool College you will benefit from an aspirational educational experience, passionate motivational teachers who are subject experts and receive full tutor support. As part of your college course you will be involved in work experience, enrichment activities and have sessions with lead industry guest speakers. Your tutors will work closely with the progress support team to ensure you have every opportunity to reach your full potential. You will be stretched and challenged to develop the lasted industry professional skills so you stand out from the crowd when applying for employment. All of this from City Centre based sites.
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Further Information...

Need more information or can’t find the course you’re looking for? We can book you in to speak with our dedicated Advice & Guidance team about your options at The City of Liverpool College. With hundreds of courses and flexible learning, we’re sure to have something to meet your needs.

You can contact us online via or call us at any point on 0151 252 3000 with any queries you may have – we’re here to help.


Course ID: 163488

Course Year: 21/22

Course Duration: 11 Weeks


If you are 16-18 years old at the start of your course, studying at The City of Liverpool College is free. If you are aged between 19-23 and don’t already hold a qualification equivalent to 5 GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, and you need to study at Entry or Level 1 to progress to Level 2, you won't have to pay any fees for this course.

Aged 19 or over and unemployed or earning less than £18,135 a year? You may also qualify to join this course for free. To find out more, contact our admissions team on 0151 252 3000 or at

Fee for21/22 is 811.00
In future years this fee may be subject to change.

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