A 2-year, full-time education and football development programme for 16-18 year olds.
Year 1 - BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Sport
Year 2 - BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Sport
FREE for 16-18 year olds - There will be a subsidised cost for purchasing training kit
4-5 GCSE's Level 9-4 including English or Maths, or both.
You will need to be 16 years old by 31st August, ready to start the programme in early September.
Pick up Academy
SCL Education Group
COURSE START DATE
For 2019 course information, please request a prospectus below.
Crystal Palace National Sports Centre, Ledrington Rd, London SE19 2BB
Access to University, Apprenticeships, play professional and semi-professional football, Football coaching, Sport, Leisure and Fitness jobs.
If successful you will be given a conditional offer and then accepted depending on your results in August.
Players will study a variety of nationally-recognised qualifications within sport, coaching and fitness managed by SCL.
Where required students will study Maths and English GCSE or Functional Skills.
SCL Education Group is one of the UK’s leading independent providers of education through sport.
In addition to classroom based learning delivered by our outstanding teachers and training by highly qualified coaches, students will have access Pro-VLE, our Digital Learning Environment. Pro-VLE has been specifically designed to create a personalised, first class, digital learning experience for our students and has been tailored to support their education and development.
There will be a subsidised cost for purchasing training kit at the start of the season. Further details about this will be provided upon the player’s acceptance into The Football Academy.
The academy is launching a 2-year programme where individuals will have the opportunity to play and train in one of London’s best academic sporting facilities whilst working towards a level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport. Induction to the academy offers players the opportunity to progress into senior football home and abroad. Individuals who are selected will receive 12 hours of coaching from highly qualified, experienced football professionals.
Pua has shown me how serious football can get and how far you can go, also helped me sign my first professional contract And Pua has made me experienced and help me with getting better and also life skills. Sébastien Osei-obengo, Stenungsund IF
PUA has helped me gain more confidence to express myself. They guided me through my trial at Stoke City in Feb 2016. I am now a first team player at Maidenhead FC of the Football National premier league. Max Kilman, Maidenhead United FC
I have been given the opportunity to trial not just in England but also Scotland and the U.S. PUA provides great opportunities that gives me that little more to work harder and drive to achieve my childhood dream of playing professional football. Anderson Rene Pinto, Ex Fulham FC Academy
PUA has given me a second chance for me to achieve my ambitions to become a professional footballer. Hafed Al Droubi, Sutton United FC