Football Performance

New College Lanarkshire


Broadwood Campus


The 1 year NQ Football Performance course is delivered at Broadwood Football Stadium (Broadwood Campus, Cumbernauld), home of Clyde FC. You will have 3 Football sessions a week focusing on the moments of the game such as In Possession - Finish the Attack, Out of Possession - Defending the Final Third and Transitions. You will also complete 3 Strength Conditioning sessions per week with a focus on Muscular Endurance, Strength and Hypertrophy to develop your physical capacity. The course delivery comprises of training sessions, lectures and group work, delivered by vastly experienced and UEFA Pro and A Licence qualified Football coaches in an elite sporting environment.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 5 including preferably English and Physical Education, or relevant qualifications at SCQF Level 4/5. Interview may be required. Personal statement is required.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Progression Routes

NQ Higher Football Performance; NQ Higher Sport/Fitness

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year



SCQF Level