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
Up to 280
FA National Football Youth Development League
FREE for 16-18 year olds - There will be a subsidised cost for purchasing training kit
3 GCSES A-C or 8-4 preferably one Maths or English
SCL Education Group
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.
Volenti run a well known management company (www.volenti.co.uk) enabling students to benefit from our extensive network of contacts to access opportunities at all levels of the game.
Mike and Bobby of Volenti have been a massive part of my career, realising potential in me from a young age and then nurturing me on and off the field to help me forge a way in the game. Elliott Bennett, Blackburn Rovers Midfielder
Volenti's encouragement & support have made made him see the need to work hard & the focus required to achieve his goals for now & in the future. As Bobby has said "The hard work starts now." Player Parent
Bobby's excellent coaching over the years has been instrumental in making this a reality and he is now loving the opportunity he has playing for Charlton FC Academy. Player Parent
I wouldn't hesitate in recommending Volenti to any player who is looking to develop further and receive real guidance and seize opportunities to progress to that next level. Player Parent
Volenti's first class coaching has influenced how my son has developed, the way he plays and how he approaches the game both mentally and physically. Player Parent
I am forever indebted to the work they have both put in to me and have made very good friends for life above all else. Thanks guys. Elliott Bennett, Blackburn Rovers Midfielder