The Pure Football Academy
The Education Program
Our education provider is JACE training a leading education and training provider with a local centre based in Wallington about a mile from the Club. Click here to find out more about JACE
The Academy combines full-time football coaching with a range of academic courses. We are proud of the diversity of our education programme and can offer courses to suit different needs. We have partnered with some of the UK's leading specialist education partners to offer first class teaching and qualifications.
BTEC National Subsidiary diploma in sport
BTEC National Diploma in sport
BTEC National Extended diploma in sport
The BTEC Diplomas in Sport are one or two-year courses, requiring between 14-18 hours of study per week. The course includes many different areas of employment in the sports sector, and is perfect for those aspiring to a career in sport, whether on or off the pitch.
The learning environment is driven by technology through the latest computer hardware, software and online services. Industrial grade broadband, laptop computers, digital screens and the Google Classroom platform gives our students training on the technology that will assist then in every area and stage of their lives in the digital world.
Links to example specifications and resources
Example course content
Anatomy and Physiology and Physiology of Fitness
Sports coaching and Assessing Risk
Technical and Tactical Skills
Analysis of Sports Performance
Fitness testing and Fitness Training and Programming
Current issues in sport
3-5 GCSES A-C preferably including Maths and English. Exceptions may be considered for exceptional football talents
Typical (non-playing) progression pathways
Further education college
Specialist training programs
USA football scholarship