AFC Bournemouth and the Community Sports Trust are offering 24 Junior Cherries an opportunity to undertake the official FA Junior Football Leaders Award, completely free.
Think a career in football could be for you?
The FA Junior Football Leaders Award, awarded by FA Education, provides a basic introduction to the leadership skills required when involved in football.
The course introduces four areas: assisting football activity sessions, an introduction to refereeing, helping with a team and different football events. In addition to these areas, respect as well as promoting and developing the game are covered.
You will need to be aged between 12 and 16 to apply and available on Tuesday 29th October from 11am-5pm. We are looking to have a good mix of boys and girls taking part in the vent, which is being held at Vitality Stadium.
As this is an exclusive Junior Cherries offering you will need to be a member to apply, but you still have time to renew or join. Click here for further details.
The day will include a mix of theory and practical work at the stadium and on our 3G pitches and to make this course even more attractive to our young Cherries fans, there will be direct coaching to the group by first team and women’s coaching staff and players, alongside our Community coaches.
Participants will also have the chance to quiz them on coaching and being part of the team.
Click here to express your interest in this opportunity, applications close on Sunday 20th October.
If you have any have any questions or queries, please email [email protected].