Level 1 – Army Preparation Course

Army Preparation Class of 2011

The programme is delivered in partnership with Independent Training Services, Connexions and Regular and Territorial Army.

The programme targets local young people aged 16-18 years who want to pursue a career in the Army. The programme prepares young people with basic literacy and numeracy skills and physical conditioning work all delivered here at Oakwell.  The aim of the programme is to prepare participants for A.D.S.C Army selection.The test is designed to assess their ability to quickly and accurately carry out set tasks including tests to establish a minimum physical fitness level.

For more details contact Education on 01226 280792.



    Female Football Development Programme Smashes Annual Target!

    The Trust is celebrating the success of an innovative new scheme that has seen 15,000 more women and girls playing football.

    Limited places available for the Level 1 Introduction to Coaching course, Starting January 2015. Telephone 01226 280792 or e-mail joe.howson@barnsleyfc.co.uk for more details

    Player Visit at Carlton Primary Academy

    Thanks to Joe Dudgeon & James Bailey for taking a Q&A at Carlton Primary Academy 16th October

    Fit Reds Highly Commended

    The Trust’s Fit Reds project has been Highly Commended by our funders the British Heart Foundation

    Thanks to all those who have supported the project which is now in it’s third year and really has made a difference to people’s lives.

    Dance Classes Every Saturday at Oakwell

    Tykes Dance Academy - weekly sessions every Saturday alongside Toby Tyke Club 10.30am to 12.30pm More Details

    Let’s Club 2gether Charity Cup raises £8050.86!!!

    Pleased to announce that the 2014 Charity Cup raised a fantastic £8050.86 for Barnsley Hospice and Barnsley FC’s Community Sports & Education Trust.

    Thanks to all the participants and everyone who supported the event, this money will really make a difference.

    We’re also taking details of anyone who may interested in entering a team for next year’s Charity Cup in May, please call Sam on 01226 244244 Ext 273 or email sam.silverwood@barnsley-hospice.org

    New campaign coming soon. Watch this space!