Students will look to complete a BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Sport, which is an academic equivalent to 4 GCSE’s, providing progression opportunities for those learners with aspirations to study a BTEC Level 3.


Students will gain the ground knowledge required for a substantial understanding of the principles of sport.


Whilst the majority of the BTEC will be completed in the classroom setting, learners will also be encouraged to transfer what they have learned in the classroom through a structured practical training programme.


The programme supports the Foundation and its students through improving fitness and developing technical performance through Futsal.


Futsal learners will represent Cardiff City Football Club playing weekly fixtures against other professional clubs in the Bluebirds jersey.


Top-class facilities and leading industry experts provide the perfect environment to develop and progress beyond the determined outcome of the programme. Whether higher education, employment or overseas studies are your ultimate target, the Foundation can help you get there.



Futsal is an exciting, fast-paced small sided football game, the game places a large emphasis on technical skill and ability in situations of high pressure and is subsequently an excellent breeding ground for football competencies that can be translated into the 11-a side format of the game.

Duration:  1 Year

Study mode:  Full-time

Qualification:  BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Sport

BTEC Level 2 FAQs

Places are offered on a first-come-first-served basis.


Programme Training Wear

Part of signing up to this course will see you being brought closer to the club and feeling a part of it. We see the training wear as forming a huge part of this in providing a visual representation of your involvement with Cardiff City Football Club.



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