The Aprentice Journey

Football Technical Development (NVQ)

The Apprentice will need to complete the following mandatory units to successfully gain the NVQ Level 3 in Achieving Excellence in Sports Performance:

  • Plan, apply and evaluate own tactical skills to achieve excellence in sport
  • Plan, apply and evaluate own technical skills to achieve excellence in sport
  • Plan, apply and evaluate own physical capability to achieve excellence in sport
  • Plan, apply and evaluate own nutritional programme to achieve excellence in sport
  • Plan and manage own lifestyle to achieve excellence in sport
  • Manage own career in sport
  • Communicate and work effectively with other people to achieve excellence in sport
  • Maintain the health and safety of self and others at training and competition venues

The qualification offers the Apprentice, as an elite or potentially elite athlete, to get certificated recognition of the skills, knowledge and understanding that they are developing in their quest for excellence.