Pro:Direct Academy - Surrey

SCL Education and Training

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16-18 and looking to kick-start your journey into the world of sport?

Combine your passion for sport with a full-time education and sports development programme, and benefit from an outstanding learning and teaching experience, which will push you to achieve your best and set you on the path to establishing yourself within the industry.


Your Study Programme

Your study programme is practically based and will provide you with the opportunity to complete assignments and activities based on realistic situations, linked to working in a variety of sports related enviornments.

Our highly qualified and passionate tutors are specialists in sports based learning, with extensive experience in teaching and guiding young people.

You’ll have the opportunity to compete weekly in a competitive games programme, alongside 6-8 hours of extensive sport development a week, working closely with highly qualified, expert coaches.

Benefit from:

  • Nationally recognised qualifications
  • Professional sports enviornments
  • Daily training from highly qualified coaches
  • Guidance on individual fitness
  • Nutritional advice
  • Regular appraisal to monitor development
  • Proven progression into the world of sport
  • Where required, students will study Functional Skills or GCSE English or Maths


Your Future

There are currently over 100,000 people employed in the football industry in the UK, and a further 600,000 in the sport and active leisure sector, in roles such as Sports Coach, Physiotherapist, Performance Analyst and PE Teacher.

Our programmes are built on our sporting excellence framework, with proven progression into the world of sport. Over the course of your sports development programme, you will gain the underpinning knowledge and skills to succeed in a wide range of these careers.


Apply below and a member of the SCL team will be in contact with your next steps.

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