Football Academy enfield London

 


 

 

 

THE EDUCATION

In addition to high quality football training we provide 16-19 year old's the education you need to fully prepare you for the future. Our students will be enrolled on a full time education programme and study towards a well-recognised and accredited qualification that will allow entrance into university and is intended for those who have a keen interest in sport and wish to develop their understanding and experience in the sport, leisure and coaching sector.

Each week, we will deliver a minimum of 15 hours superior football coaching and matches, alongside 12 hours of education and learning.

The Football    Trials

 

Course info:

  • BTEC  Level 2 in Sport - 1 year course 
  • BTEC  Level 3 in Sport - 1 year course 
  •  BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport, Development, Coaching and Fitness - 2 year course 
  • GCSE Maths and English /Functional Skills *if not achieved prior to enrollment

Entry requirements:

  • A minimum of 4 GCSE's at Grade 4 and higher, or the equivalent
  • Aged 16-19 years old
  • A keen interest in sports and fitness and a desire to work in the sports industry

Student Benefits:

  • Work experience and Career opportunities in the sports and leisure industries.
  • FREE Gym access and access to swimming pool, 3G pitches and sports halls.

 


 

FAQ

Do I need to attend a trial?

Ideally yes. We would like to meet and assess players to understand your ability and needs.

 How long is the course?

Depending on which course you choose, you will achieve your qualification in one or two years. 

These are stimulating and challenging vocational courses, covering a variety of topics, including both theory and practical aspects. Students will be assessed via a combination of external exams, controlled assessments and college-marked written and practical assessments.

 Where will I train?

Our learning facilities have both grass and 3G pitches, for you to train on.

 Where will I study?

Education will be held in a professional and clean classroom environment, at the same location as your training.

 

 

  Will I be able to get trials at semi pro and pro clubs?

With our head coach being an ex pro with secured links to higher level clubs and also currently first team manager at a semi pro club, the chance is most certainly there. As we all know, nothing is guaranteed and it will depend heavily on your own drive, dedication and commitment to the course.

 What qualification will I leave with and what jobs can I get?

BTEC Level 2 and 3 in Sport and BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport, Coaching and Fitness.

Progression into university to study a sports degree, UK and Overseas Football Scholarships and full time work in the sports industry will all be viable options once qualified.

Job roles include Football Coach, Nutritionist, Fitness Instructor/ Personal Trainer, Sports Coach, PE Teaching and Physiotherapist.  

We can also guide you to getting your FA coaching and refereeing badges.

 Will I get a kit and tracksuit?

This is a FREE course. Students will however be required to purchase training kit and tracksuit, available online at our Club Shop.