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Future Lions

In our quest to nurture well-rounded individuals, we've joined forces with Future Lions, a leading educational institution.
This partnership ensures that our young athletes will not only excel on the pitch but also in the classroom.

We believe

Eastwood CFC Football Academy, education is paramount, and we believe that academic growth goes hand-in-hand with athletic success. The BTEC Level 3 in Sports & Coaching is an exciting and comprehensive educational program designed for aspiring sports enthusiasts and future coaches. This qualification offers students a deep dive into the world of sports, covering a wide range of topics, including sports science, coaching techniques, athlete development, and sports management. With a strong emphasis on practical skills and hands-on experience, students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge in real-world sports environments. What makes this program even more valuable is that it's equivalent to an A-Level, ensuring that students not only gain practical skills but also attain a high level of academic recognition, opening doors to various educational and career pathways in the dynamic and competitive field of sports and coaching. We have flexible entry requirements that permit all motivated students to enrol on the course.

Introducing Our  Education Partner

At Eastwood CFC Academy, we believe that education plays a pivotal role in shaping young minds and nurturing their potential. We are delighted to announce our esteemed education partner, Future Lions, a leading institution dedicated to providing exceptional learning opportunities and empowering students to excel on their sporting journey.


With a shared vision of holistic education, Eastwood CFC Academy and Future Lions are committed to cultivating a stimulating and inclusive learning environment that fosters intellectual growth, character development, and a passion for lifelong learning. Together, we aim to equip our students with the knowledge, skills, and values necessary to thrive in an ever-evolving world.


Future Lions bring a wealth of expertise and a proven track record in delivering quality sporting education. Founded by football professionals, Future Lions are focused on delivering only the very best. Their team of dedicated educators embraces innovative teaching methodologies, personalised learning approaches, and a comprehensive curriculum designed to ignite curiosity and inspire academic excellence. Through their commitment to individualised attention, they strive to create an engaging and supportive educational journey for every student.


As our education partner, Future Lions will collaborate closely with Eastwood CFC Academy in all aspects of our academic program. Their experienced faculty will work to enhance the curriculum, offer specialised course guidance, and provide valuable insights. This partnership will enable us to create a well-rounded education experience that empowers our students to reach their full potential academically, socially, and emotionally.


At Eastwood CFC Academy, we believe that education extends beyond the classroom walls. We are excited to embark on this journey as we combine our collective strengths to create a nurturing and empowering educational ecosystem. Together, we aim to inspire a lifelong love for learning, foster critical thinking, and cultivate future leaders who are ready to make a positive impact in the sporting world.


Future Lions and Eastwood CFC, prioritise innovation in education.
To set you up for success, we provide access to a virtual learning platform, where you will experience a personalised and first-class digital learning environment.
This platform equips you with the necessary tools to achieve your goals.
Our programs offer diverse modules that empower students to make informed choices about their future careers.

Courses We Offer

BTEC Sport Level 3 in Sport and Coaching: 

2 year 180 Credit Extended Diploma with up to 168 UCAS tariff points available. 

The course modules include
but are not limited to:

Anatomy & Physiology in Sport

Sports Nutrition

Psychology for Sports Performance

Sports Coaching

Health and wellbeing

Sports Injuries

Sports Development

Careers in Sport

Technology in Sport

The course comprises of several assessment methods to include:

NO Examinations


Written Assignments

Advertising & Marketing

Social Media

Practical Elements

Entry requirements

Higher Level 3

Entry on to the BTEC Level 3 Higher Course (equivalent to 3 A-Levels over 2 years) requires GCSE grades 4-9 in both Maths and English. We do take this on individual merit as we also like to accept students on to our course who have good attendance, are disciplined and well-mannered and have a passion for sport.

Lower Level 3

You will need a grade 1 in GCSE maths and a grade 2 in GCSE English (Equivalent to 2 A-Levels over2 years). Students on this course will have to retake their maths and English GCSE exams.


We are always looking for new and exciting opportunities.
Let's connect.

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