The Carshalton Athletic Football Academy is a combined education & football development program for male students aged 16-18. The academic part of the program is run in partnership with JACE training. To learn more about JACE please click here
This is a two year sixth form Level 3 BTEC program and runs alongside the normal school year. Applicants for the 2024/25 program must be aged 16 or 17 on the 31st August 2024 to be eligible.
For players with ambitions of a semi-professional or professional playing career.
For students with ambitions of an off-the-pitch career in the football or the sports business.
For students with ambitions of a university degree.
Click here to explore off-the-pitch careers Football competitions include; The Youth FA Cup, The FA Cup, The FA Trophy, The National Alliance Academy League, The English Colleges league, The Isthmian Premier League, The Surrey County Cup, The Isthmian League Cup.
Academy “Open Day Trials”
Want to find out more? Why not spend a few hours at the Academy to experience what its like, speak to the coaches and tutors and meet the existing students.
If your ambition is for a career as a footballer, and you want to play football for an academy team, then you will take part in a football trial, if not then you can explore your “off-the-pitch” career ambitions with our tutors.
Open day Itinerary
Breakfast upon Arrival
Meet the coaches, tutors, and students
Presentation by the First Team Manager
Football Trial (optional depending on your career ambitions)
You can register for the next open-day here Once you have registered for an Open Day Trial with us then will provide you with a letter to give to your existing school to explain your absence. Open day Trials are held on Fridays.