Professional Certificate Programme for Sports Agents
Loughborough University's School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences are launching a new 10-week programme for existing registered and prospective sports agents to learn more about the sector. The course will be hosted on Thursday evenings at Loughborough University London from 6.30pm - 9pm, commencing 4th October 2018.
Loughborough University's new Professional Certificate Programme for Sports Agents is designed to meet the need for a comprehensive industry qualification that covers sports law, governance and business practices - drawing on Loughborough's unique connections to the world of sport.
This unique 10-week programme – endorsed by the UK Association of Football Agents – is ideal for registered sports agents and anyone wishing to move into this sector.
It will provide you with the breadth of knowledge and capabilities required to operate lawfully – and in a principled manner – within the player and transfer markets.
Combining lectures and seminars, the programme makes use of practical activities and discussions to support and embed learning.
The broad course content and wide-ranging expertise of our programme team makes Loughborough University's Professional Certificate Programme for Sports Agents suitable for agents (or aspiring agents) working across sports.
The 10-week programme will be delivered at Loughborough University London on Thursday evenings at 6:30-9:00pm, commencing on 4th October 2018.
Each evening will begin with a tutor-led theory session followed by hands-on case study activities.
The course will focus on the three core pillars of the agency profession and market:
1) Regulatory frameworks
2) Contemporary legal issues
3) Business practices
To find out more about the programme content, and to apply for a place, please visit the Professional Certificate Programme for Sports Agents web page.