FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Who is the course for?
Anyone who is interested in becoming a professional football scout or who simply has an interest in learning how scouts work at elite level
Will signing up to the course help me in getting an opportunity to work for a professional football club?
Yes, because the course replicates how you would scout for a professional club where upon completion you will have the opportunity to scout for one of the clubs we worth in the UK / Europe. For example we have 7 guys scouting for FC Twente who are based in the UK, Holland & Ireland.
Do I need any qualifications or coaching badges to do the course?
Absolutely not! No playing experience or academic qualifications are required to sign up to our online scouting course as everything is covered on the course!
Am I too young to become a football scout?
No! If you are an adult & good enough then you are old enough! For example our owner Steve Simmons began scouting professionally for Wycombe Wanderers aged 19. We have also placed guys at clubs below this age.
Can women do the course?
Will I get a certificate & written reference on completion of the course?
Official signed & date CPD stamped certification is issued upon completion including a personal letter of recommendation
Will I get feedback on my practical written reports from a scout working for a professional team?
What do I need to do the course?
Laptop or iPad, Internet connection & E-mail address! The course is completely online based & completed all in your own time! Live chats will always be recorded & can be accessed by course attendees!
When are the live chats?
On a week day at 20.30pm UK time
What if I can’t make a live chat?
No problem! All chats are recorded for you to watch in your own time or we can send them to you by e-mail!
Do I have to talk on the live chats?
No! We love to hear from people however if you just want to sit back and listen then no problem!
How many people will be on the live chats?
10-20 on average.
What if I live in the USA or outside the UK?
We have contacts all over the world and the live chat would still be between 2pm – 8pm on a Sunday whatever your time zone!
Can Iive anywhere in the world to do the course?
Yes, providing you have a laptop, internet connection & e-mail address
Will there be practical work involved?
Yes – the course replicates how you would scout for a professional club so you will be completing practical scouting assignments!
You will instantly receive sample scouting reports, templates & scouting handbook guides upon signing up via e-mail!
How do I complete the course?
Completing all practical scouting tasks at a time convenient to yourself! No exams, no pressure, no deadlines!
How soon can I complete the course?
Within 4 weeks or as long as you need!
Will I gain professional contacts from doing the course?
Yes! You will be in contact with a professional scout from the moment you sign up or contact us!
Will I receive training on technology elite professional clubs use in relation to scouting activities?
Yes & this will mean clubs won’t need to train you when considering your job application!
Do you provide training on WYSCOUT?
Yes, we have teamed up with WYSCOUT & you will have full access use experience & after the course!
What happens once I sign up & make payment?
You will instantly receive all course material including access to previous live video hosted chats with Manchester United Chief Goalkeeping Scout Tony Coton, Chris Hughton, Steve McClaren, Joleon Lescott & Leicester City title winning Chief Scout Steve Walsh!
What is your refund policy?
Upon placing a deposit or signing up we do not issue refunds as you will receive access to all webinars & course literature
NEXT ONLINE SCOUTING COURSE: 3RD APRIL 2023
COURSE PLACES REMAINING : 2