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What will I learn?

Our Netball Academy offers you the opportunity to study for up to three years studying a range of qualifications and the opportunity to play Netball on a full-time basis. You will join other squad members in for Pre-season training in July. Our professional coaches will help you to improve your fitness, during training sessions on the court and in our fully-equipped gym. You will have the opportunity to play a number of games a season for the College team. You be expected to buy into our squad ethos and present yourself in a professional manner at all times.

Modules and qualifications during the course include:

  • BTEC qualification in Sport
  • Work Experience
  • English and Maths

If you love playing Netball but would like to acheive.

33% External Assessment (Exams) 67% Course work (written assignments, practical assessments and presentations)

What could I progress on to?

On completion of this course you can progress onto further levels of the academy programme or any other sports programmes at the college. You may also decide to gain more industry specific qualifications such as coaching and referring.

Playing Netball, becoming a Netball coach, Umpiring, sports leader or recreational assistant.

Purchase of training kit and course related fees for educational trips and visits.

Additional Course Details for 19/20

  • Study Year Year 1
    Course code 30011
    Course name Netball Academy
    Campus Station Plaza Campus
    Study mode Full-Time
    Start date 09/09/19
    Duration 33 week (s)

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Entry Level

These courses are for students who want to start progressing up the qualifications levels or have no previous qualifications.

Vocational Level 1

You must have a mixture of grades E to G at GCSE to study at this level.

Vocational Level 2

You must have two grade D's and two grade E's at GCSE or a relevant level 1 qualification to study at this level.

Vocational Level 3

These courses are equivalent to A levels, you must have at least four GCSE's at grade C or above or a relevant level 2 qualification.

A Levels

A levels are level 3 courses, you must have or expect 5 A-C grades at GCSE level including Maths and English.
Foundation Degree and Degree Our university courses typically require a relevant level 3 qualification or 120 UCAS points.