ACADEMY PROGRAMMES 16-19
10 Coaching reflects an ethos which combines the provision of football excellence with a full-time education.
Competitive League matches
Professional UEFA Licence Coaches
Emphasis on progressing players into professional clubs
Pathways on and off the pitch into football
2 or 3 year programme
BTEC Level 3 in Sport
Additional A Levels
ABOUT THE ACADEMY
The Football Academy is a 2-year, full-time Education and Football Development programme delivered in partnership with Professional and Non-League Football Clubs. Open to talented footballers aged between 16–18 years, the Academy
Programme is a must for any football enthusiast. A playing trial will be required as places will be offered based on playing ability.
WHY JOIN THE ACADEMY?
10 Coaching Academy has been running for 6 years with the simple aim of helping talented footballers make progress in their sporting careers whilst continuing with their academic studies.
The scheme enables young players to enjoy 6 hours of coaching by UEFA qualified coaches and showcase fixtures vs Premier League opposition, alongside their academic studies.
The club have a history of producing young talented footballers who have gone to join football league clubs. The full time programme is a must for any football enthusiast. A playing trial will be required as places will be offered based on playing ability.
WHERE IS THE ACADEMY?
The Football Academy offers a unique opportunity for players to train and study in an environment that will develop their academic and sporting performance.
The Football development programme and Academic studies will be based at Tooting & Mitcham FC, Imperial Fields, Bishopsford Rd, Morden SM4 6BF. Here players will benefit from an excellent range of training facilities and a dedicated classroom for academic studies.
WHAT WILL I STUDY?
Over the 2-year duration, players will study a variety of National Recognised Qualifications within the subject of Sport, Coaching & Fitness. Players will study the Diploma in Sport Level 3 (A-Level equivalence), FA Coaching Qualifications together with core skills in Maths and English. Successful completion of the educational
programme will enable players to follow pathways into Higher Education at selected Universities and employment opportunities within the Sport and leisure industry, including coaching placements and playing scholarships in America.
WHO WILL DELIVER THE EDUCATION?
The club have linked with Loughborough College, a Further Education and Work Based Training Provider, who will be responsible for the management and delivery of the educational element of the Academy.
Loughborough College currently work in partnership with many Sixth Form Schools, Further Education Colleges and Football Academies across the country.
WHAT ARE THE COSTS?
Both the Football and Educational element of the Academy is fully funded and therefore there is no cost to join the programme. There will be a subsidised cost for purchasing training kit at the start of the season.
Further details will be provided upon the player’s acceptance into the Football Academy.