Foundation Degree


Our Foundation Degree in Community Football Coaching and Development is a two year course designed for individuals who wish to pursue a career in the football industry, whether as a professional coach, or as a sport development professional in the flourishing sport for community development sector. It provides students an opportunity to continue studying, gain industry-recognised coaching awards whilst undertaking work placements in the sector with Saints Foundation.

The degree is affiliated to the University of South Wales and endorsed by Sports Coach UK but is based at St Mary’s Stadium, with lectures, seminars and tutorials delivered on site in Saints Foundation’s Education Centre producing a tailored learning and employment focused programme.

For more information on the Foundation Degree, please contact Education Manager, Mark Gamble, at