Football & Education

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The Football and Education Programme is delivered in partnership with Burton & South Derbyshire College. The programme is designed to guide males and females aged 16-19 through their journey as student athletes. The course combines practical and theory based approaches to increase an athlete’s performance on the field, and increase their knowledge of the wider sporting industry. 

The programme enables you gain an excellent education, by gaining industry recognised qualifications delivered by Burton and South Derbyshire College and you will train and play for Burton Albion Football Club with coaching received from UEFA and FA qualified football coaches. We also offer wider enrichment activities such as work based learning and workshops. 


Individuals are offered to study at Level 2 and Level 3 in Sport depending on prior attainment. Further information can be found on the BSDC website. Please click the links below to find out more:

Level 2 NCFE in Sport

Level 3 Diploma in Sport

For more information: Call 01283 246207 or email