FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How long is the course?

The courses last from one to three years, dependent on your age, chosen course and GCSE grades.

Who is the BW PASE Academy for?

The BW PASE Academy is for boys who are between 16-18-years old, that want to further their knowledge, understanding and ability in football, whilst at the same time continue their education.

What qualifications do I gain?

The BW PASE Academy, in partnership with our education partners Barnet & Southgate College, provides you with the opportunity to gain a variety of BTEC Sport qualifications, as well as CYQ Personal Trainer qualifications, gain a qualification in multi-trade construction, as well as study a variety of A Levels.

Where do I study?

Your education provider will be Barnet & Southgate College. You may study at one of three sites; Wood Street, Colindale, or onsite at Boreham Wood FC, dependent on your chosen course.

Where do I train?

You will train on our 5th generation astro turf here at Boreham Wood FC. Some sessions and matches will also take place on our grass pitch training site at Old Elizabethans in Barnet.

What type of training do I receive?

Training will be based on improving you as a player on all aspects of the game, with sessions concentrating on 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 and cater for all of their physiotherapy needs. We currently have a team of therapists and a fully functional gym, who will ensure our players have all the expert help and advice they need.

Am I supplied with kit?

You will be expected to purchase a training set from us, which you will be required to wear to all training sessions. This includes training jumper, training t-shirt, training shorts and socks, travel jacket and trousers, as well as travel rucksack. The cost of the training set is subsidized by the Academy to reduce the cost and make it more affordable for our players. This is the only football cost you will incur from us.

All match kits are provided by the Academy and washed on a weekly basis by our kit team.

Who will be teaching me?

Fully qualified tutors from Barnet & Southgate College will be responsible for helping you gain your desired qualifications, whilst your football coaching will be taken by ourselves and our UEFA and FA licensed coaches. All staff involved with the Academy are both first aid and safeguarding trained and checked. All staff fully adhere to both Barnet & Southgate Collge and Boreham Wood FC safeguarding policies.

If you are 16-18-years-old and this sounds like the type of programme you would be interested in joining, do not hesitate to apply for a trial with the BW PASE Academy by clicking HERE.

Alternatively, if you would like to learn more about the Academy feel free to contact us on 020 8953 5716 or email pase_bwfc@hotmail.co.uk.

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