We are a Football Education Development Programme that aims to develop the footballing and academic skills of talented young players, providing opportunities for progression into semi-professional and professional systems whilst obtaining the knowledge and qualifications necessary to further strengthen their backbone for success.

As a student-athlete on our Football Academy programme you will have access to the following:

  • Professional coaching by FA qualified coaches
  • 2 hour training sessions x 3 a week plus matches
  • Excellent training and match day facilities
  • Strength and conditioning gym programme developed for each individual player
  • Nutrition plan and guidance
  • Fitness assessments conducted 3 times throughout the season.
  • Accesses to fully qualified physiotherapist and sports masseuse
  • Training and match day kit

You will compete in a variety of high level national competitions including:

Participation in the following football leagues

  • Football Conference Youth Alliance League (1st squad only)
  • Southern Counties Youth Alliance Floodlit league (1st squad only)
  • British Colleges Schools League Division (2nd squad only)

Participation in the following Cup competitions The FA Youth Cup (1st team squad only) The FCYAL Youth cup ( 1st squad only ) The SCYAL youth cups British college’s youth cup *British colleges national youth cup

In addition, there will be other opportunities available to players on this programme, such as: Friendly showcase matches throughout the season against professional youth academies Partnerships with semi-professional clubs London Tigers FC and Kensington Dragons FC which includes the chance to progress into their 1st team set up. End of season international tour to the Benhavis Cup (Marbella) and Gothia Cup (Sweden) Team Photo American Scholarships opportunities Premier league club stadium/training facility tour Opportunities to gain FA level 1 & 2 coaching badges Opportunities to gain FA referee Qualifications *Football CV and Employability Workshops

We are excited to announce a new Female Football Academy programme in association with Chelsea FC. As part of the programme you will represent the college and the Chelsea FC Foundation in national competitions and tournaments. You will receive 10 hours of coaching and matches per week with experienced Chelsea FC coaches, as well as have access to nutrition and exercise plans to ensure you are playing to your full potential.

Alongside your football programme you will study one of our recognised full-time qualifications in Sport to learn valuable knowledge and skills to apply to your sport as well as to assist you with career progression.

Ealing Trailfinders and West London College have partnered to create a unique opportunity for students aged 16-19 to embed their academic studies in a professional Rugby coaching, leadership and lifestyle programme. Students will represent West London College in partnership with Ealing Trailfinders in AOC Rugby Leagues and age-appropriate matches, and act as academy players for Ealing Trailfinders RFC. Ultimately players that have been educated through this programme will be aiming to represent Ealing Trailfinders 1XV having completed a full time Post 16 educational programme.

Course and Academy Overview

  • Full time Rugby college academy for male students aged 16-19
  • Combined full-time training with Post 16 academic studies
  • Wide range of academic courses available to choose from based on GCSE Grades
  • A professional environment that develops players to reach their full potential
  • Play and train in Ealing Trailfinders Mizuno Branded Kit
  • Enhanced job opportunities
  • Gain the equivalent of 3 A Levels by studying a Level 3 BTEC course and continue your education pathway.

As a Trailfinders Scholar you will have access to:

  • Tailor made timetable to allow a full-time education and training programme.
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Physiotherapy
  • Trialfinders 1XI match tickets
  • Use of one of the best Rugby facilities in the Country
  • Performance analysis
  • Top Level Competition
  • Lifestyle Management
  • Top Level RFU coaching
  • Opportunity to gain professional Contract

Our Basketball Academy Programme aims to nurture and develop the sporting talents of aspiring athletes. Our aim is to develop well-rounded athletes in terms of skills, fitness, experience, knowledge and understanding. We will provide you with the tools to progress your career in basketball in the Uk and overseas and will help you obtain a recognised qualification to facilitate your progression.

As a student-athlete on our Basketball Academy programme you will have access to the following:

  • Professional coaching by qualified and experienced coaches
  • 10 hours of coaching and matches per week
  • Team and individual positional training sessions
  • Basketball specific fitness sessions
  • High level league and cup competitions
  • Participation in Uk and International tournaments
  • Strength and conditioning gym programme developed for each individual player
  • Nutrition plan and guidance
  • Accesses to fully qualified physiotherapist and sports masseuse
  • Training and match kit

In addition, there will be other opportunities available to players on this programme, such as:

  • End of season international tour
  • Team & Individual photos Individual player game stats USA & UK Scholarships opportunities Trips to BBL league games and finals Opportunities to gain additional qualifications i.e. table officiating Support with Highlight reels Assistance with SAT preparation Partnership with Men’s teams with progression opportunities One to One mentoring drop-in sessions

At Hammersmith Boxing Academy you will be involved in a unique programme that is designed to develop your skills in a range of boxing related areas. Whether your goal is to compete or to coach or to run your own boxing club, our programme will provide you endless opportunities in the world of boxing.

As a student-athlete on our Boxing Academy programme you will have access to the following:

  • Professional coaching by experienced and qualified national coaches
  • 2 hour training sessions x 4 a week
  • Boxing medical assessment and license
  • Strength and conditioning gym programme developed for each individual
  • Nutrition plan and guidance
  • Accesses to fully qualified physiotherapist and sports masseuse
  • Training and competition kit

In addition, there will be other opportunities available to individuals on this programme, such as:

  • A wealth of additional qualifications including:
  • L1 & L2 Coaching Certificates
  • Sports Leaders UK Award
  • England Boxing Judges Award
  • Opportunities to spar against other clubs across London
  • Opportunities to compete against other colleges in BOX cups Participation in World Series Boxing events across the capital with boxers from Team GB including Commonwealth Gold Medal winner and Rio 2016 hopeful Joe Joyce Tickets to World Series Boxing fights Trips including visits to Sheffield’s Institute of Sport, the home of England Boxing Work experience coaching boxing in the community and in local schools *Club and Individual photos