The West Ham United Foundation Learning Academy is a partnership with New City College & Iconic Sports Coaching & Education. You can train and play football under the guidance of West Ham United coaches, whilst studying for a sports qualification for free.
Football Trials and Tasters
We have great partnerships with leading football and basketball clubs in London and a top boxing clubs as well as a dedicated women’s sports academy. Why not play your favourite sport and study
for a sports qualification at the same time with us!.
Want to come along and try out for our sports courses? We are holding a number
of football trials on these dates below:
Dates and Times:
Tuesday 19th February 10am-12pm
Tuesday 9th April 10am-12pm
Tuesday 16th April 10am-12pm
Wednesday 29th February 10am-12pm
Tower Hamlets & Hackney Campus
Dates and Times:
Wednesday 20th February 10am-12pm
Wednesday 10th April 10am-12pm
Wednesday 17th April 10am-12pm
Thursday 30th February 10am-12pm
For more information please email:
Alongside training and playing football, this partnership also provides you with lots more.
You will also gain:
- Work experience, employment and coaching opportunities abroad.
- Practical training and real life experiences as you learn and train with professional coaches from West Ham United.
- Professional kits by the West Ham United Foundation Learning Academy.
- Exclusive stadium tour and match ticket – get a tour of the London Stadium and free match day tickets for one fixture during the 2018/19 season.
- Opportunities to play in a College Football League
- Potential pathways into coaching
- Potential pathways into non-league and professional football
- US Scholarship Opportunities
- Showcase Game Opportunities
- Apply to WHUF Second Chance Scheme.