Start learning now

Choose one of our CPD-accredited courses, created by expert analysts

Level 1 Course Bundle

This bundle includes all the Level 1 courses and they can be completed as standalone courses. On completion you can download your certificates and get your CPD points.

Level 1: Introduction to Analysis in Football

New to data and analysis in football? Start here and learn how it is changing the game. Learn from experts working in football.


Level 1: Foundation in Performance Analysis in Football

This course introduces the key skills and knowledge you’ll need and how it’s done in professional football. We’ll end by looking at a real example of successful analysis from a Premier League club.


Level 1: Foundation in Recruitment Analysis in Football

This course includes interactive exercises based on examples from top-flight football, put you in the position of a professional, using your new knowledge to help you identify the right players. You’ll explore how elite analysts make the most of powerful data tools to find talent.


Level 1: What is Analysis in Football?

An introduction to analysis: find out how it’s used at football clubs. Based on the experiences of expert analysts, the module takes you inside the dressing room after a goalless first half to see how the professionals use performance data.

Level 1: How is Data Used in Football?

An introduction to performance data: where it comes from and what it’s for

Level 1: Pathways into Football Analysis

Interested in a career in football analysis? We look at the main job roles within each pathway, what each job involves, and the skills it requires. Drawing on the career experiences of elite analysts, the module sets out the personal qualities needed to succeed.

Level 1: What is Performance Analysis in Football?

Drawing on the expertise of professionals from the Premier League and Championship, the module provides an insider’s view of the performance analyst’s work.

Level 1: Asking Performance Questions in Football

This module shares the expertise of analysts from the Premier League and Championship to show you what questions the professionals ask, and how they answer them. You’ll see how analysts make a vital contribution to their team’s performance on the pitch.

Level 1: Making the Most of Internships and Studentships

Learn how to find placements, apply successfully, and make the most of your opportunities
Opposition Analysis

Level 1: Opposition Analysis in Football

Performance analysts help their team prepare for each fixture by studying the opponent’s strengths and weaknesses. Drawing on the experience of analysts from the Premier League, the Championship and La Liga, this module shows you how the professionals analyse each upcoming opponent.
What is recruitment analysis

Level 1: What is Recruitment Analysis in Football?

This course introduces the essential knowledge you’ll need on the recruitment analysis pathway.  The module takes you through a player search in detail, using the industry leading data provider Wyscout to search for a new centre-forward. 
The Player Search

Level 1: The Player Search in Football

Carry out a data-driven search for talent with the industry leading data provider Wyscout. The module takes you through a player search in detail, using the well-known data provider Wyscout to search for a new centre-forward.
Video Scouting

Level 1: Video Scouting in Football

This level 1 module introduces the methods analysts use to assess players using video. You’ll learn how elite analysts in the Premier League and La Liga gain deep insights from key video clips.