Netball is the first choice team sport for women and girls. Led by the All England Netball Association (England Netball), the sport has been transformed over the past few years, as shown by the inclusion in Sky Sports coverage, which shows the dynamic nature of the game, athleticism and skill levels needed to compete at the highest level.
Bradford College Netball Academy will provide you will a strong foundation for quality coaching and competition opportunities. The exciting course can offer you a progression route, when leaving school, to continue your netball career.
Your vocational study programme is approximately 15 hours per week in your chosen career path. This can be any vocational course from our Further Education Prospectus, such as Construction, Public Services, Beauty Therapy etc. Sports Academy students who wish to choose a Sport course will have the choice of the following vocational sports courses:
The level of course will be chosen in consultation with your tutors, depending on your GCSE performance. Our Sports Academies cater for all abilities and all programmes include a study of Key Skills, to enhance your employment potential.
Students are appointed on a competitive basis and to be successful you will need to demonstrate your sports skills, fitness, motivation and commitment to the sport.
There will be a combination of morning (07.00 – 09.00), lunchtime (12.00 – 14.00), twilight (16.00-18.00) and evening (18.00 – 20.00) sessions. All college competitions will take place every Wednesday afternoon.
The Academy will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to either continue with your sporting career, progress through Further and Higher Education courses or gain employment in such fields as: Sport Coaching, Sports Administration, Fitness and Leisure Industry, Sports Management and Teaching. The College provides Foundation Degrees in Health-Related Exercise and Fitness, Sports Coaching and Sports Science to help you plan your progression routes in the sports and leisure industries.
For more information on Bradford College’s Netball Academy, please contact our Course Enquiries Team on: 01274 433333 or email firstname.lastname@example.org