BTEC Level 3 in Sports Coaching | STC&U

What course is right for me?

Choosing the right course for you

Our courses offer a range of practical and academic opportunities for students to grow.

Students can also acquire the hands-on experience they need to gain employment, not only in the sports industry, but in the competitive job market that seeks talented and inspiring young people.

We know that choosing a course to study is a big decision, so through our open evenings and one to one meetings, we are committed to finding the course that is right for you.



Range of courses available

Our courses cover a range of different interests, from playing football to coaching and planning.

These are designed to develop students for a variety of roles within the sports industry, keeping their options open and growing their skill sets.

By speaking to our education team, prospective students will be given a variety of options as to what they can study in addition to the benefits of each course.

Your future is in our hands, and we want to help you make the decision that suits you.


Speaking to the STCU staff at their open day helped me choose what course is right for me. I couldn’t be happier on my course!

Kacper | First Year Student

Shrewsbury Town offers a range of educational pathways to pursue, preparing young people for a future in the sports industry.

  • NCFE Level 2 Diploma in Sport (Sports Coaching)
  • NCFE Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport and Physical Activity (Sports Coaching)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Sports Coaching and Development
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Business
  • FDSc Community Football Coaching and Development
  • FDSc Sports Coaching & Development
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Open evenings allow our inspiring students to learn more about our state-of-the-art facilities, meet our team of tutors and discover more about the course we offer here at Shrewsbury Town College and University.

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