Our Men’s Football Academy has a reputation for footballing excellence!

We produce elite players who progress into professional and semi-professional football, and even gain international scholarships. All
players will receive weekly training from expert coaches and competitive
game play in high profile leagues such as the regional NECL performance league.

You can also develop your coaching and leadership skills with leadership and coaching awards.

If you are a talented athlete and represent your sport regionally and/or nationally, join the growing list of students who we have supported in achieving regional and national success.

What will I receive?

You will receive an impressive benefits package that will further develop your sporting talent, including:

  • Daily training sessions that are incorporated into your timetable
  • Training sessions with highly qualified and experienced coaches in your sport
  • Onsite sports therapist to support rehabilitation
  • Strength and conditioning plans
  • Access to the College gym
  • Sport Psychology support
  • Nutritional support
  • Individual performance profiles and plans to enhance performance
  • Access to Nike kit at a discounted price
    Discounts to CrossFit Hartlepool
  • Video and performance analysis
  • Sport Science testing and monitoring
  • Access to our AOC Leadership Academy and Hartlepool Borough Council Coaching Academy to gain additional NGB qualifications