About JCA

Jack Collison Football Academy, in partnership with Samuel Whitbread Academy, are delighted to offer an outstanding educational programme combining first class post-16 education options with a professional football development programme run by Jack Collison Academy. It is aimed at football players 16 years old and over who will have completed their GCSE’s in Summer 2017.

This is a fantastic opportunity for students, and you can be one of the first to become a part of this first class programme. The Jack Collison Football Academy is designed to improve students as players both technically and tactically as well as look at the physical aspects of the game with Sports Science support from Bedfordshire University. On top of this, nutritional advice & match analysis will also make up a large part of the programme to ensure all areas of the game are covered and students develop in these key areas.

All JCA students will be supported and coached by FA & UEFA quali ed football coaches as well as being mentored by Jack Collison throughout the programme.

Whether you are looking to progress to university in the UK or in America, go straight into full time work or progress in the sporting eld, we have the necessary education options for you.

A Levels – you can add the Jack Collison Football Academy enrichment onto your A Level options at Samuel Whitbread. You will train 4-5 hours per week and compete as part of the match day squad.

BTEC (Level 3 in Sport) – this is more of a full programme with Jack Collison Football Academy where you will train for 8 hours per week as well compete as part of the match day squad.

JCA will compete in the Schools Colleges league with weekly fixtures against other Schools & Colleges as well as fixtures against semi-professional / professional clubs.

For more information or to apply use the contact from or send an email to: contact@jackcollisonacademy.com