18 May 2022
INTRODUCING NEWCASTLE THUNDER'S EDUCATION ACADEMY
?Newcastle Thunder Education Academy is the course to consider by school leavers who want a career in the sport or rugby industry
In partnership with Tyne Met College, this course will allow you to complete an NCFE Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport while training and learning in a professional rugby environment.
With coaching by expert coaches from Newcastle Thunder, the course allows students to experience media training, post-match analysis, strength and condition sessions as well as gain access to a full-time physio to support your recovery sessions.
Topics on the course include:
- Sports Coaching
- Fitness Testing
- Anatomy and physiology
- Sports Psychology.
Students will also have the opportunity to experience life in a high-performance environment as well as gaining fitness and coaching qualification alongside your main course.
To enrol, students will need a minimum of 5 GCSEs at Grade C (4) or above, including English and Maths OR Merit in a Sport qualification at Level 2 along with C/4 at GCSE in English and Maths.
Take a look at what’s on offer with the video above.
For more information on the course, click here.