Sports College Launch Esports Course

Sports College Launch Esports Course

Leeds United launch new Level 3 BTEC course as part of the education programme at Elland Road.

Leeds United Sports College have launched a new Esports Academy in association with Sheffield FC offering students the chance to earn a Level 3 BTEC qualification at Elland Road.  

The two-year programme would be ideal for any hard-working students, aged 16 and over that have a keen interest and willingness to be involved in the Esports, Enterprise and Entrepreneurship industries.

The full-time course will provide an in-depth study of the following areas;

-          Esports Business, Industry Knowledge and Tournament Organisation

-          Enterprise and Entrepreneurship

-          Marketing Campaigns and Communication

-          Personal and Business Finance

-          Principles of Management

-          Business Decision Making

This programme will also support the progression to Higher Education or employment for youngsters in key areas linked to the Esports industry.

Aside from the various modules that will be undertaken as part of the Level 3 BTEC, students will also develop a number of personal and social skills during the two years, such as; teamwork, communication, leadership, confidence, reading comprehension, reaction times, decision making, cyber skills and concentration levels.

If you need more information about the course or would like to register your interest in the programme then please contact