Start your career in cricket

Posted: 22nd of June 2017 by Anonymous

Do you want to develop your cricket game with first-class professionals? Do you want to realise your potential and open up new career opportunities? If you’ve answered ‘yes’, then look no further than our innovative cricket programme - delivered in partnership with the Yorkshire Cricket Foundation.

What does this newly launched programme involve?

The course is a two year, full-time education and cricket development programme for 16-18 year olds – it’s open to players of any level or ability, with the aim being to develop both your academic and playing talent. Players will study a variety of course units and nationally-recognised qualifications within sport, coaching and fitness managed by SCL, including:

  • Year 1 - BTEC Level 3 90 Credit Diploma in Sport
  • Year 2 - BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport

On the cricket side, players will be involved in all aspects of developing their own games and have their own player development programme - all whilst being trained by expert coaches and professionals.

The benefits

  • Unique programme offering excellent opportunities for educational and playing development
  • Achieve nationally-recognised qualifications
  • Train at the world famous Yorkshire Indoor Cricket Centre
  • Get trained by current and ex-professionals at ECB coaching levels 2, 3 and 4
  • Individual training programmes and 1:1 time to help you reach your potential
  • FREE for 16-18 year olds
  • Excellent exit routes – including full time employment, apprenticeships, coaching or further education
  • Watch the first team train and play

Why SCL?

  • SCL is one of the UK’s leading independent providers of education through sport
  • Our programmes are always forward-thinking and industry-relevant, so we know we are giving you the knowledge, qualifications, skills and experience you need to succeed
  • Programmes delivered in real sports environments – and only with the best partners
  • Proven progression routes


To find out more about this unique programme and register your interest, head over to now.


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