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West Ham & Iconic Sports Partnership

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.

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 trials on these dates below:

Redbridge Campus

Dates and Times:
Tuesday 19th February 10am-12am
Tuesday 9th April 10am-12am
Tuesday 16th April 10am-12am
Wednesday 29th February 10am-12am

Tower Hamlets & Hackney Campus

Dates and Times:
Wednesday 20th February 10am-12am
Wednesday 10th April 10am-12am
Wednesday 17th April 10am-12am
Thursday 30th February 10am-12am

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
  • Change to apply to WHUF Second Chance Scheme.

Contact our recruitment and
advice teams today for more information:

Redbridge Campus
020 8548 7402

Hackney Campus
020 7613 9123

Tower Hamlets Campus
020 7510 7777


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