Examples of colleges running dynamic intra-college participation programmes to support learners to participate recreationally in football. Includes interventions such as ‘TEAM NINETEEN’ , ‘Just Play’ and club-links.
Leadership & Volunteering
Examples of colleges developing students’ leadership capabilities in football through education, training and volunteering. Includes interventions such as ‘Student Management Teams’, ‘FA Football Futures’ and ‘Leadership through football’.
Examples of colleges educating, training and developing of students as coaches including professional career development and deployment through volunteering opportunities at charter standard clubs. Includes products such as ‘FA Licensed Coaches Club’, ‘FA Future Game’ and ‘FA Coaches’ App’.
Examples of colleges running Player Development programmes for talented footballers, including training and playing in ECFA categories 1-3. Often termed by colleges under the banner of their ‘Football Academies’ or ‘Player Development Centres’.