HCU ACADEMY

We are happy to introduce HCU Academy - it is a supplementary training program for players who wish to practice their skills and do that little bit extra to improve their game. This includes training in: Goalkeeping, ball mastery/striking and or our extra training day. More information is available below regarding each program. 

Keeper Training

Position-specific training for aspiring or current goalkeepers. 

Heavily focused on position-specific skills training for keepers. This is for all ages and skill levels; sessions and groupings will be age and stage-appropriate. This is recommended both for competitive youth players as well as players between the ages of U8-13. Sessions will include physical literacy- Agility, Balance and Quickness.

Sessions are led by HCU licensed keeper technical staff. 

Cost: Free with registration
June- end of August (11 weeks) 

Community & Skills Center Under 12
Wednesdays - 7:15pm - 815pm @ BLT


12+ Pre Performance/
Performance
Thursdays- ​​ 430pm - 6pm - Mainland Commons

To register CLICK HERE
 

Ball Mastery and Ball Striking

Skills training that focuses on technique and individual skills for ball striking and ball mastery.

The focus will be on Ball Mastery Skills for players to beat a player 1 v 1 with creativity and disguise.

Ball striking, players will learn different/varied techniques of striking a ball- both passing and shooting. These sessions will increase the probability of finishing on goal, the accuracy of passing to teammates in different ways and confidence in 1 v 1 situations. Sessions will include activities which include 1 v 1 / 2 2 v 2 situations which will include many repetitions. This program is beneficial for all positions.

Sessions are led by HCU licensed technical staff.

Cost $125.00 
June- end of August (11 weeks) 

Community & Skills Center Under 12
Wednesdays - 7:15pm - 815pm @ BLT


12+ Pre Performance/
Performance
Thursdays- ​​ 430pm - 6pm - Mainland Commons

To register CLICK HERE

Extra Training

Extra Training day for those who wish to train an extra day a week, this is for all ages and skill levels. Working in small groups players will receive more time on the ball, increasing decision making and improving overall skill. 

Players will be grouped in different ways based on age/stage of development and skill level.

Please note this is supplementary to your weekly training schedule, not a replacement. 

Small groupings and led by HCU licensed technical staff 

Cost $125.00 
June- end of August (11 weeks) 

Fridays - 6:30pm - 7:30pm - BLT 

To register CLICK HERE