Football Federation South Australia Sports Development Program

COMPLETE YEAR 11 AND 12 AS YOU LEARN WHAT IT WOULD BE LIKE TO WORK IN THE FOOTBALL INDUSTRY!

You will experience the opportunity to work within an elite environment and be involved with activities including game days, coaching sessions and interacting with professional athletes.



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:

  • Working with and for the FFSA
  • Working with and for professional teams in South Australia
  • Professional football industry speakers
  • Professional football coaches and administrators will share their experiences and share how you can improve your own game and that of others
  • Current industry professionals will share how they came to work in the football industry

The FFSA Team

The FFSA is a team of people, highly passionate about making football the number one game in South Australia. Studying at the VALO Football Centre will mean that you and your class is at the centre of all things happening around football in Adelaide, from watching the Adelaide United team training to running community events and understanding how ‘The World Game’ is run at a state, national and international level, you will be immersed in all aspects of the football industry, as you prepare to work in the sports industry and/or take your studies further.

Playing the Game

As a part of going to school and learning everything through football, you get to apply what you learn to improve your own game and to develop your insight into what it is like to have a career in the football industry. You will participate in performance training, skill development, tactical sessions and fitness training for football, as well as enjoy the variety that comes from looking at other sports, as you grow your ability to work in the very competitive sports industry.