Onslow St Audrey’s Football Academy will provide the opportunity for both boys and girls aged 16-18 to remain in full time education whilst pursuing a practical pathway with the potential to develop into a sporting career.
Students will be encouraged to appreciate the importance of academic qualifications whilst following their passion for football.
The Academy is run at Onslow St Audrey’s School where student’s follow a timetable that will be tailor made to allow a range of academic studies including a selection of A Levels and BTEC courses.
Each player will receive an extensive training programme that will encourage them to perform as a student athlete. The coaching will be delivered by highly qualified FA coaches. These coaches are dedicated to not only improving the players’ skill but also to encourage growth as an individual through the development of a player pathway. Players will engage in coaching activities and lead younger students to help develop strong mentoring and leadership skills.
Studying towards the NCFE Level 3 Diploma in Sports Coaching, players will have up to 8 hours of coaching time on the pitch following an academy syllabus, one on one coaching, speed, agility and quickness training as well as gym work to develop whole body fitness.
ECFA Women’s cat 3 champions 16/17
League: National/District/County/ECFA College