Under 18's Academy
SIXTH FORM FOOTBALL ACADEMY for 16-18 year old BOYS and GIRLS providing ADVANCED FOOTBALL COACHING together with EXCELLENT SIXTH FORM STUDY OPTIONS.
- STUDY A Levels or BTEC at Studio at Knutsford at Official Knutsford Academy
- PLAY FOOTBALL at Egerton FC with high level training provided by experienced former professional, Paul Butler.
Our Football Academy will enable young local footballers with a passion for the game to receive a high level of coaching at EFC by experienced former professionals who are leading the football development program supported by high quality EFC coaches.
Competitive football will be provided at both an elite and recreational level, including match sessions with The Nike Academy at St George’s Park.
Together with the football, the ACADEMIC PROGRAMME will be provided by Studio@Knutsford. Students have a great choice to help select an appropriate academic programme unique to each individual be it at A-Level or BTEC including sports focussed subjects. Students will also receive specific support to develop a range of skills to help prepare them for the next step either at university, an apprenticeship or employment in a range of careers.
In addition to this, students will also have the opportunity to obtain industry standard qualifications such as 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football, FA Youth Award Module 1, FA Referee qualification, VTCT level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing – Gym-Based Exercise and Prozone qualifications (pioneers of performance analysis in professional sport). Students will also have the opportunity to implement these newly acquired skills and qualifications assisting with coaching the youth teams at EFC as work experience.
For further information about the ‘Football Development’ programme, ‘Academic Excellence’ programme and all The ‘Extras’ please contact