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3 August 2016

Train With Latics education course for 16-18 year olds starting this September.

Are you 16-18 years old and thinking about a career in sport or PE?

Wigan Athletic Community Trust’s Train With Latics education programme, ran in partnership with ProCoNW Limited, starts this September 2016 and with GCSE results day just around the corner, now is the perfect time for you to apply!

The Level 2 PE and School Sport Study Programme is for 16-18 year olds with a keen interest in sports coaching and PE, with no previous sports qualifications necessary to complete the programme.

The course will run from September 2016 to July 2017 and studying will take place over 3 days a week; 2 studying and 1 volunteering.

Studying with Wigan Athletic Community Trust’s education programmes includes a number of unique benefits, including:
  • FA Level 1 and 2 Coaching Badges
  • First Aid and Safeguarding certificates
  • Wigan Athletic kit
  • Valuable work experience across Community Trust projects
  • Travel expenses
  • Opportunities to represent Wigan Athletic in football matches against other football clubs

Plus, after completing the Train With Latics course, students can go on to complete the Latics Apprenticeship and even a Foundation degree in Community Football Coaching and Development with the University of South Wales.

To find out more about the education courses for 16-18 year olds available with Wigan Athletic Community Trust, please contact Adam Sherratt on 01942 488 530 or email

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