Crossbar Training Academy

Future Skills Programme

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This programme is built around a collection of qualifications and work experience that are related to the Sport and Physical activity and spectator safety industries.

Each programme is run alongside a college football programme season to allow for the learners to attend coaching sessions and compete in game fixtures.

  • Work Experience
  • Functional Skills
  • Level 2 + 3 Certificate in Coaching Sport and Physical Activity
  • Level 3 Certificate in Physical Education in School sport
  • FA Level 1 + 2 in Coaching Football
  • L2 Certicate in TA  

Customer service workshops: 

  • Equality & Diversity
  • Coaching Disability sport
  • Mental Health Awareness
  • Safeguarding
  • Level 2 award in Multi Skills Development
  • Emergency Aid
  • Level 2 Spectator Safety

  • Sports Turf Operative

  • Manual Handling


Programme overview:

  • English and maths qualifications for all learners who have not yet received A* - C / Levels 4-9 in either subject
  • External work placement related to the qualifications is programmed at the start of the course for every learner.
  • Weekly tutorial with your personal tutor
  • Enrichment activities to support teamwork and communication

Programme Length:

Year 1 = 36 week programme

Who is it for?

This study programme is aimed at post 16 learners that have an interest in studying for qualifications in the sport and PA

What could these qualifications lead to?

Apprenticeship and or employment in delivering sport, activities and or stewarding at events and or concerts.