What do I need to join?

You should be between 16-19 with good footballing ability and attitude.

Previous playing experience is a must, and can include:
• Professional club involvement
• County FA School of Excellence
• National, County or District representation

We hold several football trials throughout the year, which you will be required to attend and individuals will be selected based on performance.

5 GCSEs at grade C/4 or higher including Maths and English OR a Level 2 related qualification PLUS grade C/4 or higher in BOTH Maths and English.

General Information

This is a one or two year full time football course, suitable for those who value the importance of academic study and training. In essence, it offers an opportunity for students to gain a recognised qualification whilst working on their football ability, strength and conditioning, as well as their football ambitions. The course offers you the chance to be trained by UEFA B licensed coaches and ex Morecambe FC player Garry Hunter, on a full time basis as well as competing at a high level of football.

Students will be involved in practical sport, football coaching and physical fitness classes, during which they will develop their practical knowledge and skills as a footballer and coach, as well as their own personal fitness and training understanding.

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for school leavers, aged between 16-19, who are talented footballers who have a desire to make it in the professional game.

Contact Details

For more details or information, please contact Garry Hunter or Dave Scambler or 01524 521250 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Course Information Sheet

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