Adelaide Crows Sports Development Program

Accelerate your future in the AFL industry! Complete Years 11 and 12 working alongside the Adelaide Crows.


Qualifications

Year 11

  • South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE)  -Stage 1
  •  VET Qualification in Sport and Recreation

Year 12

  • South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE)  -Stage 2
  •  VET Qualification in Sport and Recreation

 

 

Opportunities and Learning Experiences

There are a range of opportunities and experiences:

  • Work placements and volunteer opportunities at the Adelaide Crows
  • Accessing Adelaide Crows high performance environments
  • Adelaide Crows match day activations and events e.g. AFL Playground
  • AFL Club match day activities
  • Coaching on behalf of Adelaide Crows across many different settings – Auskick, schools, multicultural and all abilities activities
  • Adelaide Crows activities and events – fan development, family days and community events
  • Learning from many people who work at the AFL and Adelaide Crows in various roles across senior management, football operations, coaching, recruiting, high performance, marketing, communications, membership/fan development, community engagement and events
  • Meeting and engaging with AFL players and coaches
  • Level 1 Coaching and AFL Basic Umpiring Course, delivered by the industry

The AFL Team

Our team comprises professionals who have extensive experience in education and the sports industry. We combine our thinking and efforts to provide a rich learning environment to help you develop industry knowledge and employability skills that transfer across industries.

Our Current Industry Experts:

  • Staff from the AFL and Adelaide Crows senior management, football operations, coaching, recruiting, high performance, marketing, communications, membership/fan development, community engagement and events
  • Coaches and players from the AFL Industry

Playing the Game

As a part of going to school, you get to apply what you learn to improve your game. You will participate in performance training, skill development, tactical sessions and fitness training for AFL, as well as enjoy the variety that comes from looking at other sports.