Erasmus+ Coach Trips

LFE is pleased to confirm that through Erasmus+ funding 13 PDP Coaches/Academy Managers/Heads of Coaching will be given the opportunity to undertake a 1 week placement to Europe in 2018/19 season. A further 13 places will also be available in the 2019/20 season.

The next round of placements will be to Madrid and will take place between Sunday 17 February and 23 February 2019.

If you are unable to travel during this week then please do not apply for this round.

The trip will provide PDP Coaches/Academy Managers/Heads of Coaching with the opportunity to spend time with host Clubs and The Spanish FA, providing a fantastic opportunity to learn new skills and experience the philosophies and training environments in Spain.

Eligible Coaches/Academy Managers that would like to take up this opportunity are invited to apply from Friday 12 October 2018.

To view the Eligibility Policy CLICK HERE

To download the Application Form CLICK HERE

Please NOTE – you will need to have the latest Adobe Acrobat Reader and you will need to DOWNLOAD and SAVE the pdf to your computer in order to complete it. If you do not do this your work will NOT be saved.

The application and commitment form must be submitted by email to Kelly Butterworth no later than 17:00 on Monday 19 November 2018.

Successful applicants will be informed no later than 17:00 on Friday 30 November 2018.

All applications will be reviewed by a panel of LFE, FA and EFL representatives.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Kelly Butterworth ( or Sarah Kayley ( who can also be reached on 01772 326874.