Legia Sport Business Programme

Enhance your career prospects and continue your professional development

Highlights

The Legia Sport Business Programme has been designed to adapt to everyone’s availability throughout the working week so that you can enjoy the content from the comfort of your home at your own pace, but also to have face-to-face seminars directly at Legia and attendance industry networking events.

APPLICATION FORM

  • Only applications written in English will be considered.
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What next and key dates

  1. Final Deadline to apply is June 24th, at 5 pm CEST time.
  2. Short-listed candidates will be called to an individual video-interview between June 1st and June 30th.
  3. Selection process complete – Those who have been accepted will be informed the first 2 weeks of July.

FAQ

1. What does the Legia Sport Business Programme (LSBP) consist of?
  • 15 online courses in Sport, Media and Entertainment. Each course is between 6 to 12 hours of self-learning.
  • 4 physical events at Legia. This includes presentations by guest speakers, group work, practical insights on match day.
  • Attendance at the International Sports Convention 2022. March 23-24 at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. 
  • Attendance at the Science4Football event in November 2021, at Legia Training Center, Warsaw, Poland.
  • 10+ webinars throughout the year with guest lecturers from Poland and around the world.
2. What qualification do I receive on completion?
  • You receive the Legia Sport Business certificate in Sport, Media and Entertainment. Jointly signed by Legia Warsaw S.A and International Sports Convention.
  • You will receive the certificate on the pitch in May 2022.
  • This qualification you can mention in your CV and LinkedIn profile. A letter will also be given to highlight the course content and programme.
  • Legia and International Sport Convention are respected brands in the Business of Sport so having this qualification will assist your career both short and long term.
3. For whom is it designed?

Each person has his/her individual motivation in why they may choose to apply for the course, but broadly there are 3 groups:

  • Those in Middle-Management and are looking for a career transition in the Sports Industry.
  • Students graduating this year or recent graduates looking for a career in sport.
  • Those working in Sport but wishing to acquire more knowledge, practical experience from experts and to expand their network.
4. How many Students will be accepted at the Legia Sport Business Programme (LSBP)?
  • Each application is looked at individually. In order to provide the best experience, the group will be composed of approximately 20-30.
5. What is the language the LSBP is taught in?
  • English. This is the main international language in the business of sport, media and entertainment.
6. Is this an academic course?
  • The course has been developed to ensure real insight, unique experiences and practices.
  • Networking is a core element and this will be constantly reinforced.
  • Understanding how the business of sport works, key issues affecting the industry and the opportunities will all be communicated by our many guest lecturers, Legia Staff.
7. When is the deadline to apply?
  • June 24th 2021 is the deadline to apply for the first round of interviews and selection.
8. How can the Legia Sport Business programme (LSBP) assist me in career opportunities?
  • Legia Warsaw will publish job opportunities first and foremost to LSBP participants and alumni.
  • Legia Warsaw will assist with its partner network so LSBP participants and alumni are aware of other job opportunities.
  • First the LSBP has been designed to maximize those opportunities through networking.
  • The content of the LSBP has been designed to ensure you to have an in-depth understanding of the business of Sport.
9. What happens after I complete the LSBP?
  • The network and networking does not stop on completion. LSBP will ensure an alumni community is created and developed.
  • LSBP will be creating and developing the next generation of leaders, managers and directors in the Sports Industry in the CEE region.
10. Are Polish participants having priorities for the selection process?
  • No, the LSBP is open to every individual, it doesn't matter where they come from. Every participant should take into consideration that physical meetings will be held between Warsaw, Poland, and London, UK.