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NORTHAMPTON ACADEMY

Education Programme (16-18 year olds) in partnership with Heart of England Training

Centre:
Pro:Direct Academy Northampton

Location:
Daventry Sports Park, Browns Lane, Daventry, Northants, NN11 4NS

Education Pathways:
Education Partner - Heart of England Training

- There are two routes – BTEC or NVQ up to level 3. Both will set you up for a great career in Sport or Sports Coaching. We have had learners who now play at professional football clubs in the UK or coach in the USA.

- The course includes 10 hours of professional UEFA coaching and two match days per week, as well as support with Maths and English if needed.

- Partner Club: PDA Northampton are also proud to be partnered with Daventry Town FC, providing competitive matches for players within The National League Youth Alliance , ECFA College League, FA Youth Cup and Birmingham FA County Cup.

Events at PDA Northampton

Trials for Season 19/20
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Daventry Sports Park, Browns Lane, Daventry, Northants, NN11 4NS 
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The Pro:Direct Academy Northampton squad will be visitors to St George's Park, the home of England's Three Lions teams and players at their sister centre in Birmingham have already met stars such as Jürgen Klopp, Robert Pires and Marcel Desailly. Players qualify for the Pro:Direct Academy UK Elite squad and to date have played matches against the likes of Northern Ireland, Manchester City and Derby County academies.

Staff:
DANIEL ELLIOTT - Head of Pro:Direct Academy Northampton
Daniel gained his first experiences as a coach over 12 years ago with New York Red Bulls in the USA as a Development Officer. A year later he became an Academy Coach at Coventry City FC in his native Midlands. A UEFA "A" licenced football coach, Daniel is an FA Coach Educator and qualified IV with an FA Youth Coaches licence. He represents our education partners Heart of England Training and joined Pro:Direct Academy in 2017 after a spell as a First Team Scout with Kidderminster Harriers.

He also attained the Diploma in Teaching Lifelong Learning (DTLL) at Warwick University and is an experienced NVQ Assessor in Business Administration, Customer Service and Sports Coaching.

Click on our 'GET IN TOUCH' button above to apply now or email Daniel Elliott: hoet@prodirectacademy.com
For more about Heart of England Training visit: www.hoet.co.uk/sport-full-time

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.

Take your chance on Pro club trials.

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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