Join the Chester FC Football & Education Programme

February 6, 2024 Jim Green

The Chester FC Football & Education Programme is aimed at young people who want to turn their passion for sport into a career, combining academic studies with coaching placements and football development in a full-time environment.

Delivered in partnership with Access Sport, the two-year course gives 16-18-year-olds the chance to complete a Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sports Development & Coaching qualification, gain valuable coaching experience and take part in a football development programme.

Students will have opportunities to gain FA coaching qualifications, undertake real-life coaching placements and will be requipped with the skills, knowledge and experience to progress into employment or university.

To find out more about the Chester FC Football Education Programme, click here or email