Bobby Briers known as Bobby Briers
MSc Performance Coaching
BSc Sports Studies
UEFA ‘B’ Licence
FAW Level 2 Tutor & Mentor
Bobby is Course Leader for the FD Community Football Coaching & Development course at the University of South Wales.
Predominantly his role involves course management of approximately 300 year 1 and 2 EFLT students along with the 30 EFLT club Mentors. Bobby is also module lead on 3 modules:
Football Event Management (year 1)
Football in Society (year 2)
Sport Placement (year2)
Previously he held a role as Technical Demonstrator in football which entailed the delivery of the FAW C Certificate to all first year USW football students, using a blend of both theoretical and practical learning. Also encompassed in this role is providing feedback, mentoring students, and assisting students with coursework, as well as practical assessments.
Bobby has been at the university since 2009, as an undergraduate & post graduate student, and more recently as a member of staff. Having been through the full process of a student at the university he is able to transfer his experiences to pass on to the current crop. Bobby also holds a number of external qualifications including FAW Level 2 Tutor, as well the FAW C Certificate and B Licence, allowing him to train as a tutor to deliver both externally with the FAW, as well as internally at USW for both our online and on campus students.
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