Coaching and Developing (Football)

Glasgow Kelvin College


Springburn Campus


Football coaching is a key aspect in the expanding football industry across the UK, from grass roots level to high performance sports, both female and male.

This qualification will help you pursue a career in Football Coaching.

The programme is designed in partnership between Glasgow Kelvin College and Glasgow Life Football Development Department. You will work alongside College and industry staff to complete your programme of study through embedded experience of work.

Your learning will take place in Springburn campus and Glasgow Life venues. You will experience a range of additional industry qualifications and experiences required for a coaching post and further coaching badges. It will provide you the best possible start whether you want to work in the industry or go on to further study.

Entry Requirements

Higher English or Physical Education; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview and fitness test.

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

Degree level study; employment

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years


Sport, Fitness and Adventure Sports

SCQF Level