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 one to three 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. You will study at one of three sites; Wood Street, Colindale, or onsite here at Meadow Park, depending on your chosen course.
WHERE DO I TRAIN?
You will train on a 4G astro turf here at Meadow Park. 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 players 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, 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?
You will be expected to purchase a training set from us, which you will be required to wear to all training sessions. 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 will be responsible for helping you gain your academic grades, whilst your football coaching will be taken by ourselves and our UEFA Licensed Coaches.