Sydney FC sport business program

Young students will benefit from invaluable practical help on their path to a career within the sports industry thanks to an innovative new course designed to offer on-the-job training within professional football.

The new Sydney FC Sports and Business Program is a one-year dual diploma powered by SEDA Group. The program will allow students to study hands-on at the five-time A-League Champions.

Chief Executive Officer Danny Townsend said It's a fantastic opportunity for students to establish a strong connection to the Sydney football club, and learn from sports industry experts, coaches and elite athletes.

" We are committed to making an impact on the educational journey of students who want a career in sport."

It looks at football specific activities, like coaching, physiotherapy and sports science, to other business, including sponsorship, fundraising, event management, media and marketing.

Applications for the diploma are open to eligible Year 12 graduate students- beginning in January 2022.