Below are some of the frequently asked questions from Academy applicants. If you have any other questions, feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org.
HOW LONG IS THE COURSE?
The Courses last from 1 to 3 years, dependent on your age, chosen course and GCSE grades.
WHO IS IT FOR?
It is for boys who are between 16-18 years of age that want to further their knowledge, understanding and ability in football whilst at the same time continuing their education.
WHAT QUALIFICATIONS DO I GAIN?
Boreham Wood PASE Academy provides you with the opportunity to gain a variety of BTEC Sport qualifications, gain a qualification in multi trade construction, CYQ Personal Trainer courses, as well as study a variety of A Levels.
WHERE DO I STUDY?
Your education provider will be Barnet and Southgate College, and you will study at their Barnet Wood Street site, or onsite at Boreham Wood Football Club depending on chosen course.
WHERE DO I TRAIN?
We will train on 3rd Generation astro turf, that all of your coaching sessions will take place at Boreham Wood Football Club or at our other grass pitch training site Old Elizabethians in Barnet depending on your Education site.
WHAT TYPE OF TRAINING DO I RECEIVE?
Training will be based on improving you as players on ALL aspects of the game, with sessions concentrating on a players technique, control and tactical awareness, to name but a few.
WHAT KIND OF MEDICAL CARE WILL I RECEIVE?
We employ a team of full and part time medical staff who look after our players, they will cater for all your physiotherapy needs. We currently have a team of physios, a new physio clinic with state of the art equipment, and a fully functional gym. Which will ensure all our players have the expert help and advice they need.
AM I SUPPLIED WITH KIT?
We do not allow you to train in “whatever you want”, so you will be expected to purchase a training set from us. This includes a tracksuit, polo shirt, training jumper, training t-shirt, training shorts, training socks, winter coat and kit bag which is subsidised to reduce the cost (this is the only football cost you will incur from us).
WHO WILL BE TEACHING ME?
Fully qualified Tutors from the college you choose will be responsible for helping you gain your academic grades, whilst your football coaching will be taken by ourselves and our UEFA Licensed Coaches.