What is the Pro Ops course?
The Pro Ops course is an invite only course designed for players aged 14-18 that have already demonstrated an advanced skill and commitment level. The course provides genuine opportunities and pathways into the professional game.
What opportunities are provided through the course?
Each course involves at least one guest coach being present. At the conclusion of the course we assist with providing trialling and playing opportunities in the pro game for players that have demonstrated a suitable playing level.
What does the course involve?
Practical skill sessions.
Player self assessment & ID.
Career pathway planning.
Training analysis (all practical sessions filmed).
Q & A's with former & current pro's.
Video feedback report.
What guest coaches have worked on previous courses?
Mark Harrison - Aston Villa | Academy Manager
Aaron Danks - England FA | Lead Specialist Coach
Ryan Maye - Aston Villa | Head of Coaching
Ash Malcolm - West Brom | U12-16 Coach
How do I apply for the course?
Acceptance on the course is subject to approval. Courses are open to players from all clubs.
When is the next course?
Visit the register page for the dates and details of our next Pro Ops Course.