Are you ready to kick-start your future in football?
Our Get Started with Football course, delivered in partnership with the Newcastle United Foundation, is a one-week programme designed to help you build your confidence and communication skills. You'll meet new people, work as a team taking part in group challenges and even coach your very own football session!
Are you 16-25 and want to discover your talents?
- MATCHES YOUR INTERESTS
- MEET NEW PEOPLE
- GAIN SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
- PAID TRAVEL EXPENSES
- DOESN'T AFFECT YOUR BENEFITS
- UP TO THREE MONTHS SUPPORT
How the course works
Meet new people and improve your skills by working on a group challenge like learning how to deliver a coaching session to a group.
Not only will it help you discover new talents and develop new skills, but you could walk away with a qualification and benefit from support from our staff or one of our mentors to help you uncover your next steps.
The course runs from 09:30-15:30 and lasts for five days
You'll get a guided tour of St James' Park, the chance to learn football skills from professional coaches at Newcastle United Foundation and work to develop your own coaching skills
You'll have the opportunity to gain a Junior Football Leaders Award as well as a First Aid Certificate
You can explore volunteering opportunities or further courses with Newcastle United Foundation, including Premier League Works