Football Short Courses

Our short courses are designed to provide intensive football training and give players an experience of what life is like at the Academy

Football Short Courses

Age range
Course duration
5 days to 6 months
From £699

Our short courses designed to give players an experience of what life is like at the Academy.

All short courses are fully residential using one of the Academy’s boarding houses or registered landladies, and optional extras such as English Language lessons can be provided.

Join FCV on a football only course from January – May 2022

FCV are delighted to offer students the opportunity to join the academy full time on an 18-week football only course in 2022. Fees for the course are £12,500 (£3,500 deposit) and include all football, accommodation, three meals per day, training kit, 10-day Northampton Town course, trial opportunities and showcase match.

Short course programme

Included in a short course is:

  • Top quality football training at the The Borderville Sports Complex
  • First-class football coaching programmes with UEFA ‘A’ coaches and advice from Managers in the professional game
  • An intensive football training regime from Monday – Saturday
  • Fixtures against League and Non-League opposition with the opportunity to impress opponents and watching scouts
  • Specialist coaching and advice including strength & conditioning, diet & nutrition, goalkeeping coaching (if applicable)
  • Physiotherapy and sport injury cover
  • Welfare support
  • Training Kit
  • Full board accommodation with 3 meals per day
  • Recreational activities, excursions and Team-Building activities
  • Transportation to games and training
Short course availability

A Short Course can be booked for any number of weeks between the following dates:


  • 06 Sep 2021 – 15 Dec 2021


  • 12 Jan 2022 – 20 May 2022

*Please note we offer quarantine and early release testing if required.

  • £799 per week (1-8 weeks)
  • £699 per week (9+ weeks)
  • £12,500 – £3,500 deposit (12 Jan – 20 May 2022)

All fees are inclusive of VAT and cover everything except travel to and from FCV International Football Academy and any personal expenditure. We can help arrange airport transfers – please contact us to arrange.


Optional extras

Language Course

  • English, Spanish or French tuition – Up to 4 hours per week (Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced level)
    £100 for two hours per week
    £200 for four hours per week

Airport Transfers

  • Prices available on request

The following events are currently available to book online. You can also build your own short course. Click on any event to view full details and prices and for information on how to book securely online. You can also build your own short course to choose dates that suit you.


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