Football Intermediary Certificate


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What is the Football Intermediary Certificate?

Have you ever dreamt of being a Football Agent? Well, e-Careers now offer a course which will kickstart your career as a Football Agent.

An Intermediary, otherwise known as an Agent, is someone who oversees professional and personal aspects of a football player’s life. These include overseeing the negotiations of transfers, contracts and sponsors to player relationships with clubs, friends, education and their own finances.

An Intermediary acts as a guiding figure throughout a player’s career, making decisions based on what is best for the player and what the player wants.

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Key features of the course

  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Assessment Included
  • Tutor Support Included
  • Course Access: 12 months
  • Study anytime, anywhere
  • 24/7 access
Football Intermediary Certificate

Learn the essential elements of how to begin your career as a Football Intermediary with this course, exclusively developed by e-Careers.

We offer monthly finance with 0% interest – view options on the checkout page. All prices inclusive of VAT
We offer monthly finance with 0% interest – view options on the checkout page. All prices inclusive of VAT

Is the Football Intermediary Certificate course right for me?

Involvement is now available to everyone, irrespective of your age, location or footballing experience, you can become a Football Intermediary and reap the benefits of being involved in the sport that many aspire to become a part of.

Traditionally Football Intermediaries were the only selected few people who had the connections and the licenses to work in this sector; this is no longer the case. With the recent deregulation in the industry, anyone, from any background, anywhere in the world can become an officially registered Football Intermediary.

What job could I get with a Football Intermediary Certificate?

This course can kick-start your career as a Football Agent, also known as an Intermediary, and will train you to understand the industry in a lot more depth, laying the foundations for you to get Football Agent jobs. This course also gives you a unique opportunity, if you are successfully selected, to work directly with John Viola. The course will teach you everything you need to know about how to become a Football Agent.

Why study the Football Intermediary Certificate with e-Careers?

This high quality course, written by John Viola & Philip McTaggart, (both world leading football agents) is the most unique and up to date programme. It not only teaches you all the essential elements of how to begin your new full or part-time career as a Football Intermediary, it also provides you direct access to the agents and their team who will provide you live mentoring for the duration of your studies. Once you complete the course you have the opportunity to make your application to join their ever growing global team of Football Intermediaries.

What are the Football Intermediary Certificate course modules?

  • Background to Intermediary Regulations
  • Client Identification
  • Recruitment Procedure
  • Football Clubs: Making Contacts and Building Relationships
  • Sales & Player Marketing
  • Transfer Windows
  • Process of a Deal
  • Relocation & Player Settlement
  • Working with other Intermediaries
  • Dealing with the Press
  • International Markets
  • Client Retention
  • Professional Advice
  • Being Commercial
  • Internet Marketing

What does the Football Intermediary Certificate course cover?

The course is delivered fully online and can be studied on any internet enabled device. It has 16 modules which go through all the aspects of the curriculum. At the end of each module all the key learning points are reinforced and followed by a short assessment.

You will have access to a mentoring service called Mentor+ where contact via the system can be made with John & Phillip as well as their team to assist you with any aspect of the course.

The platform will also provide you with access to additional videos, webinars and material which will supplement your knowledge.

As part of John & Phillip’s pledge to identify world class talent in the industry, they have opened their doors to hiring the very best candidates from across the globe. Once the course is completed, you will have the opportunity to complete an online job application, which will be considered as an independent application to join John or Phil’s team, or be recommended by the team to other Intermediaries around the world.

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Saatchi & Saatchi
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