Colleges and universities
Hockey Wales is committed to working with our schools and colleges to promote and expand hockey opportunities.
FURTHER EDUCATION AND HIGHER EDUCATION
Hockey Wales has big ambitions for the sport over the next few years. As part of VISION 2020, we are planning to expand in all areas; including membership, workforce and performance.
This is why we want to work with Further and Higher Education institutes to help achieve these ambitions. Of course, it’s a two way street, providing partners with excellent opportunities to meet their own priorities.
Our wide array of programmes can provide expert hands-on delivery and experience for your students in various areas. They don’t have to be hockey players:
- Schools based coaching with 4689
- Club based marketing, media, administration, social media, team management, photography, coaching, leading, umpiring
- Employability and work experience opportunities with office-based staff and our Hockey Agent Team across the framework .
We would also be keen to work with Higher Education institutes to provide support, Placements and expertise in the following areas:
- Supporting player development environments at our 360 centres
- Strength and conditioning support for Welsh squads
- Nutritional support for Welsh squads
- Psychology support for Welsh squads
- Coaching opportunities at a variety of levels and environments
As Hockey Wales are also part of the Youth Sports Trust Young Ambassador programme, there’s the opportunity for your students to become Hockey Ambassadors.
Playing opportunities are available for both Colleges and Universities. Check out our calendar of events and get inovlved!