What is Barça Academy?
Barça Academy is the official soccer school of FC Barcelona. The main goal of Barça Academy is to give players around the world the opportunity to learn the methodologies and values of FC Barcelona.
What is the FC Barcelona Training Program?
Barça Academy offers an exclusive annual training program based on the unique Barça style. Players will have the opportunity to learn the same successful methodologies where players such as Messi, Iniesta or Piqué emerged from.
Who are the coaches?
Official FC Barcelona Coaches and Technical Directors will move the entire year to the United States exclusively to conduct the weekly training sessions and teach the techniques of one of the most successful academies.
Is this an Official FC Barcelona Program?
Yes, we are the official FC Barcelona training program in the United States. Any other clubs or organizations using the logo, name or likeness of FC Barcelona are not legitimate.
What is the age range?
Boys and girls between 6 and 16 years old are welcomed at the FC Barcelona training program.
When does the program start?
Trainings usually start towards mid August and they finish at the beginning of June.
How can I join the program?
You can join the program by registering online here.
Can I play for my Club and join the FC Barcelona training program?
Yes, of course. Players can continue playing with their Clubs and train with our FC Barcelona coaches on a weekly basis.
What is the player/coach ratio?
An FC Barcelona coach will work hands on with 12 players.
How are the groups formed?
The groups will be divided by age and level.
Do you offer accomodation?
The FC Barcelona training program does not offer accommodation at this point.
Will the players have the opportunity to train in Barcelona?
Several players from each program will be selected to train at the FC Barcelona HQ in Barcelona and participate at the Barça Academy International Tournament.
What is the cost of the program?
Please see more information about costs on each location page.
What payment methods are accepted?
Our online payment platform accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.
Do you offer any payment plans?
Barça Academy offers flexible payment plans – Families can either pay in full (with a 10% discount) or can select month payments.
Are there any discounts available?
We do offer several discounts:
10% discount for families who pay the program in full,
15% discount for every additional sibling registered,
Promotional codes provided by our partners are also available
What is the insurance policy?
A licensed athletic trainer will be taking care of the participants during the FC Barcelona training program in case of injury or damage.
All participants must have their own medical coverage. The FC Barcelona training program provides only excess coverage (does not cover deductibles) after your insurance policy has been utilised. Parents are responsible for any and all costs of medical attention and treatment, except for that covered by the program’s excess medical coverage policy.
Are you interested in being an assistant coach?If you have a USSF E license or above please send your Resume to your preferred location:
Charlotte – firstname.lastname@example.org
Austin – email@example.comChicago – firstname.lastname@example.orgSan Diego – email@example.comColumbus – firstname.lastname@example.orgNorthern Virginia – email@example.comUSSF F need not apply.
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