Higher Education

Whether you study the Subsidiary Diploma (equivalent to 1 A level), Diploma (equivalent to 2 A levels) or Extended Diploma (equivalent to 3 A levels) there are opportunities to progress to Higher Education establishments, such as university, scholarshipps in the US and our own degree programme.

Each unit that you study is worth a certain amount of credits (5 or 10) and you are marked on how well you have achieved that unit (Pass, Merit, Distinction) which calculates UCAS Tariff Points, which support your Higher Education applications.

For more information on UCAS Tariff Points CLICK HERE or alternatively see the table below for a guide on how many UCAS Tariff points are available with our programme.


UK University

Our BTEC Level 3 programme is the perfect pathway for progressing on to university here in the UK. During your time on the programme, our highly skilled and experienced tutors will be able to guide you through the application process with UCAS.

American Scholarships

Throughout your time on the programme, we will be bringing in external companies who specialise in providing scholarships in the United States of America. An attractive pathway for those students who perform well both academically and on the football pitch.

Our Degree Programme

We are proud to run our own Blended Learning Degree Programmes, where you can study towards a BSC in Sports Coaching or BA in Sports Management, with Loughborough College.

During your time on our programme you will be eligible to take part in football training by a UEFA B trained coach and play for your club’s Academy in the Southern League Football Academy.

The entry requirements for these courses are both 56 UCAS points while Maths and English at grade C or above is essential. You will be treated as an independent learner where you will take part in weekly webinars (online seminars) and complete online tasks.

This programme enables you to complete a degree programme without the restraints of attending daily sessions at a University.

For more information, please CLICK HERE or contact info@theslfa.co.uk