Level 3: Female Football Academy

The female football academy develops sporting and academic performance in aspiring female footballers. We work in partnership with Leyton Orient FC and will be offering our level 3 Fitness and Personal Training programme with 8 hours of football coaching and games per week.

What Will You Study?

Foundation Diploma - Year One

  • Careers in the Sport and Active Leisure Industry

  • Health, Wellbeing and Sport

  • Fitness Skills Development

  • Self-employment in Sport and Physical Activity

  • Nutrition and Physical Performance

  • Fitness Training

Extended Diploma - Year Two

  • Personal Trainer Skills Development

  • Research Project in Sport (Pearson Set)

  • Business & Technology in Personal Training

  • Fitness Testing 

  • Sporting Injuries

  • Functional Sports Massage

Entry Requirements

  • 5 GCSEs grades: 7-4 (A-C) to include; English Language, Maths and a science... PE also desirable

  • Football experience 

  • Good, positive school report

  • Good interview

Next Steps...

  • Higher Education (Degree)

  • Career in Football

  • Employment

  • Self-Employment

  • Scholarship 

Apply Now!

Step One

Download an application form

Step Two

Complete the application form

Step Three

Send us the completed form via email: admissions@writtle.ac.uk

Application confirmation and interview with a member of the lecturing staff via Zoom

Step Four

Sport Grounds

Foxburrows Lane




Writtle University College


Sport Centre

Lordship Road




Email: wucsport@writtle.ac.uk

Telephone: 01245 424200