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IPSWICH ACADEMY

Education Programme (16 - 19 years, Boys and Girls) in Ipswich

Pro:Direct Academy Ipswich is based at Inspire Suffolk.

This centre is run by vastly experienced Centre Manager and Tutor Thomas Page and his well qualified coaching team who are dedicated to developing extraordinary boys as great people both on and off the pitch, and have been doing so for many years. Our education programme is specifically designed for players of 16-18 years to play, compete and study full-time, with a possible pathway in to the National League Football Club. Our partners SCL provide the education and players combine football with their education to exceed expectations.

The 2 year full-time Football Education Programmes deliver these pathways:

PATHWAY A
Year 1 - BTEC Level 3 90 Credit Diploma in Sport
Year 2 - BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport

PATHWAY B
Year 1 - City & Guilds Level 2 Increasing Participation in Sport
Year 2 - City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Sport

UCAS Points
PATHWAY A - Up to 280
PATHWAY B - Entry onto any Foundation Degree

League Matches
Boys - SCL Development league East Division
Girls - ECFA Category 2 and 3

Cost
FREE for 16-18 year olds - There will be a subsidised cost for purchasing training kit

Entry Requirements
4 GCSES A-C or 8-4 preferably one Maths or English


Also from Autumn 2018:

- Players can explore an opportunity to gain access into universities in the UK and USA.
- Play in the National League Alliance Youth League & ECFA College League.
- Enjoy elite level Nike kit & equipment
- Regular fixtures against teams from Pro Academies
- Test the very latest football products and visit exclusive Pro:Direct events.

Applications: click on 'GET IN TOUCH' above.
Email: ipswich@prodirectacademy.com

Venue Address:
Inspire Suffolk, Lindbergh Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP3 9QX

PLAYER REWARDS

12-14 Hours of Coaching with UEFA A Licensed Expert Coaches.

Professional game experienced coach-devised programmes to advance players both on and off the pitch towards earning a Pro Contract.

Compete weekly against Professional Clubs in competitive and trial games.

Train everyday at leading football facilities across the UK.

Represent Pro Direct Academy in exclusive Nike kit.

Study alongside your football and gain your qualifications

WHAT TO EXPECT

12-14 Hours of Coaching with UEFA A Licensed Expert Coaches.

Professional game experienced coach-devised programmes to advance players both on and off the pitch towards earning a Pro Contract.

Compete weekly against Professional Clubs in competitive and trial games.

Players should make our coaches aware of any medical conditions before joining Pro:Direct Academy or starting any of our programmes or sessions.

Any issues regarding the welfare of players is taken seriously and our UEFA & FA Licensed Coaches can forward parents and players to the Welfare Officer.

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