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The programme will cover approximately 400 hrs of elite coaching as well as 76 hrs of strength & conditioning support throughout the academic year. Off court educational workshops will be provided throughout the year with leading experts in fields such as Sports Psychology, Nutrition & Athlete Welfare. Learners will have the opportunity to be part of England Handball's additional qualification - Diploma in Sporting Excellence (DISE).

For more information and how to apply for the EPA please click here.

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Learners will have an opportunity to trial for Loughborough University Students' Handball Club. The club has four teams, two women's teams and two men's teams. They compete in the Midland's Regional League, the English Handball National Cup, and the North Championships, among many others.

Loughborough College learners studying a level 3 programme (BTEC or A Level) are not eligible to compete in BUCs competitions. Loughborough Handball has a Men's U19s team competing in the U19s Boy's North League; this team is for both Loughborough University and Loughborough College students. England Handball will work with each player to access the most appropriate training & competition opportunities for their development.

  • Two indoor Sports Halls
  • Functional training/S & C area
  • Performance analysis suite
  • A 50-station fitness suite, equipped with state-of-the-art cardio and resistance machines
  • Access to Loughborough Sport Physiotherapy clinic (additional costs apply)
PROGRESSION Eighty Six Percentent

of our Level 3 learners went
to university last year, gaining
places at Loughborough,
Durham and Exeter.

  • Nathan McDonald (England U18's)
  • Jamie Galley (GB U20's Men's)
  • Myles Gannon (GB U18's Men's)
  • Sam Hurley-Cook (GB U20's Men's)
  • Hannah Saunders (GB Women's)
  • Lucy Thornewell (GB Women's)
  • Heidi Warren (GB U19s Women's)
  • Kayla Henson (GB U19s Women's)
  • Anna Rayner (GB U19s Women's)
  • Georgia Batty-Smith (GB U19s Women's)
  • Alicia Smith (GB U19s Women's)
  • Abigail Lincoln (GB U19s Women's)
  • Tabatha Dann Ward (GB U19s Women's)
PARTNERS Loughborough Students Handball
England Handball
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86 %

of our Level 3 learners went to university last year, gaining places at Loughborough, Durham and Exeter.

94 %

of learners said staff valued student's views and opinions about their study Programme

91 %

of learners said the College campus provides a safe environment

90 %

of learners said that teachers had high expectations that they would succeed on their study programme

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