Brighter Futures Sports Academy


Brighter Futures Sports Academy delivers innovative approaches to the sports and personal fitness sectors ensuring the highest quality training. Whether you are interested in personal fitness, sports coaching or nutrition, our Sports Academy has a programme for you. In addition, while you are developing vocational skills, we will support you with work experience, CV writing and interview technique workshops to help you progress into further education or employment.


We deliver a range of sports qualifications that cover areas including Leadership through Sport and Sports Coaching. We have included a short summary below of each qualification, if you would like more information, just click on the course title.


In addition, we are working with industry experts to help deliver our programmes. We have partnered with James Quinn from Coaching Connexions and Liverpool Football College to provide you with the latest knowledge and skills you need to progress in the sports or fitness sectors.



Our Qualifications...


BTEC Diploma in Leadership Through Sport (QCF) Level 2

The BTEC Level 2 Certificate and Diploma in Leadership Through Sport is for learners who work in, or want to work in, sports leadership.


It gives learners the opportunity to:

  • Develop knowledge related to sports leadership
  • Learn about key aspects of sports leadership, such as dealing with injuries, sports psychology, sports nutrition and how to plan and run a sports event
  • Achieve a nationally-recognised level 2 qualification
  • Develop their own personal growth and engagement in learning


BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Sport

The Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Sport is part of a larger suite of sports qualifications, in a range of sizes, which share the common purpose of helping people to become occupationally ready to take up employment in the sport sector at the appropriate level. By studying a BTEC National, learners develop knowledge, understanding and skills required by the sector, including essential employability skills, and apply them in real work contexts.


It covers many aspects of the sport sector including:

  • Development, Coaching and Fitness
  • Performance and Excellence

VTCT Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sports Studies

This qualification provides learners with the opportunity to develop the core specialist knowledge that will develop the knowledge, understanding and skills of learners to support progression to Higher Education in a range of sport and sport-related disciplines


This qualification has been developed to support progression to Higher Education to study a sports degree or other related degree programme, including:

  • Sports studies
  • Rehabilitation in sport and exercise
  • Sports management plus many more

Meet our Industry Experts



To help Brighter Futures deliver our Sports Leadership and Coaching qualifications, we are working with James from Coaching Connexions. James has coached at two premier league academies, Liverpool FC and Manchester City and travelled around the world coaching in places like India and Nigeria. James has also successfully ran several businesses in the sports industry and can offer unparalleled knowledge in the sector.


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