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FC Africa

23 August 2012

17 to 24 years of age and not in education, employment or training?

We have a great way of turning football and sports into a career along with a chance to live out in South Africa for three months of coaching and soaking in the local culture.

What do we require from you?
• A commitment to the course and attendance
• Aspiration to become a sports coach
• To be a positive role model and approach coaching with enthusiasm

What will you gain?
• A fully funded course and work experience trip to South Africa
• City and Guilds football and fitness qualifications
• Confidence
• New life skills and experience
• A step up into a career as a sports coach
• Valuable training by experienced teachers and sports coaches

Current FC Africa Students have said:
“It’s an opportunity of a lifetime and you gain a new experience.  The coaches are really helpful.  If you need anything you can just ask them.” – Sarah, 17 from Bestwood

“It’s really enjoyable and I learnt a lot of new things about coaching that are really interesting from working in the coaching environment. I learnt a lot about how to teach kids and interact with them, that they need a range of activities to keep them interested.” – Joe, 18 from Stapleford

For more information about our FC Africa programme please contact Martin Carruthers, our Education Manager, on 0115 955 7215.

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