We have limited places remaining if you have yet to decide what you want to do in September.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Run and managed by Dragon Football Academy in partnership with Worcestershire County Council

Our Mission Statement

  • To provide the opportunity for local footballers, to develop both on and off the football field. We will support your journey within our game whilst promoting the value and importance of education.
  • It is our intention to ensure your journey takes a safe, enjoyable, and positive path

Education Programme

  • Dragon Football Academy are the Education Provider, they draw the funding for the course from Worcestershire County Council
  • NCFE Level 3 Diploma (540) Sport and Physical Activity
  • Equivalent to 3 A-Levels
  • Gain UCAS points – just like if you did A-Levels
  • 2-year course
  • All lessons to take place at EUFC Stadium

    Content:

    • Equivalent to 3 A-levels
    • 14 hours of Education per week
    • 6 hours of Football Training (not including match days)
    • 18 Modules relating to physical education, ranging from Anatomy and Physiology to Organising Sporting Events
    • Assessed through weekly coursework across the 2 years.
    • NO EXAMS!

    Football Programme

    • x4 sessions per week with UEFA Licensed Coaches
    • Opportunities to train with EUFC 1st team
    • Access to 2 games programmes (Midland Floodlit Youth League and England College Football League)
    • All games videoed and individual clips
    • Video analysis sessions
    • Individual Development Plan for super strengths and areas to improv

    Modules – Year 1

    • Sports Coaching
    • Exercise. Health and lifestyle
    • Preparing for a career in Sport and Physical Activity
    • Fitness Testing
    • Fitness Training
    • Practical individual Sports
    • Sports Nutrition
    • Principle of Anatomy and Physiology
    • Work Experience in Sport

    Modules – Year 2

    • Practical team sports
    • Technical and Tactical skills in

    Sport

    • The athlete’s lifestyle
    • Sports injuries
    • Sports Development
    • Leadership in Sport
    • Organising Sports events
    • Psychology of Sports performance
    • Assessing risk in Sport