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Distance Certificate In Football Management And Coaching (DCFMC)

Course Duration : 3 months + examination

Eligibility: 10th Pass

Programme Fees:

Indian Students: INR 35,000/- (Plus 18% GST)
International Students: USD 700

Course Overview

The Distance Certificate in Football Management and Coaching is created in collaboration with Sheffield FC Foundation and Leeds United College to provide football enthusiasts, athletes and upcoming football managers with the basic management and coaching tools in the football spectrum.

The course has been designed by industry experts from the world of football to provide students with an opportunity to develop their passion for football in coaching and management capacity to deal with the changing world of sports.

Course Aims

  • To provide the basic knowledge of football management and coaching
  • To improve the football acumen of upcoming sports managers
  • To equip upcoming football managers with management and coaching tools

Distance Diploma in Strength & Conditioning (DDSC)

Course Duration: 3 months + examination
Eligibility :  10TH Pass

Course Structure

Introduction to Finance and Marketing in Sport:

Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Capital Investment Appraisal, Double Entry Bookkeeping, Sports Marketing, Market Segmentation, Targeting and Positioning, Product Life Cycle, Case Studies

Strategic Decisions in Football Management:

Strategic Management, Strategic Implementation, External Analysis, Internal Analysis, BCG Matrix, TOWS Analysis, Case Study

Brand Management in Football:

Brand, Branding, Brand Management, Brand Equity, Role of Brand Managers, Importance of Brand Quality, Fan Engagement Case Study

Introduction to technologies in Football:

Video Assistant Referee, Goal Line Technology, GPS wearables

Introduction to football coaching:

Importance of nutrition, Importance of strength and conditioning, Evaluating mental health of a player, The 4 corner model, Development of a future player, Developing football coaching drills

Internship based assessment

The student will have to work as an intern with a ISST partnered organization for a period of minimum one month and secure an internship completion certificate.

Placement Guidance

After certification, the placement cell at ISST will individually evaluate each candidate and help & guide him/her to secure an appropriate job.

Note :

FOR INDIAN Students only :
Mode of payment in DD in favour of ” VMAX SPORTS & FITNESS “ payable at Pune.
Admission will be confirmed on the realization of the DD.


Any dispute regarding the ISST Distance Education / Learning programme will be deemed to have arisen in Pune and will lie in the jurisdiction of the city of Pune only.

Discipline :

The participants will have to abide by the rules and regulations that would be laid down by the authorities. The Director’s decision in all cases will be final and binding.

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