Terms of Use

Please read these terms and conditions carefully as they contain the legal terms and conditions that you agree to when you use our Site. Please note that additional terms and conditions may apply to specific sections of the Site. These will be drawn to your attention where applicable.

Purpose of the Site

The purpose of the Site is to provide you with information about League Football Education, the Apprenticeship Programme, Community Trust Study Programme and the game of football in England and Wales, as well as products or services which we may offer.

Username and password

If you wish to access certain areas of the Site or certain materials contained within the site, you will be required to register. You will need to provide a username and password when doing so. You must ensure that you keep your username and password secret and that you do not disclose them to anyone as you will be responsible for all activities which occur under your username and password. It is your responsibility to notify us immediately of any unauthorised use of your username or password or any other breach of security as soon as you become aware of it. You may notify us by e-mail to [email protected] Your personal information will be used in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Code of conduct

You agree that you are responsible for everything that you transmit to the Site and you agree not to:

  1. use the bulletin boards or discussion forums for any commercial purpose;
  2. post content or participate in any form of discussion which is unlawful, harassing, libellous, defamatory, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, racially offensive or which otherwise includes objectionable material;
  3. post content which you do not have the right to use or transmit to the Site any material containing software viruses or files designed to damage or disrupt the good working order of any computer or telecommunications equipment; or
  4. impersonate any other person or entity whilst using the Site.

We will be entitled at our discretion to remove anything which is transmitted to, from or via the Site or posted on the Site which, in our opinion, is objectionable or does not comply with these terms and conditions in any way. We will not be liable for doing this. We may bar your access to this Site if you breach these provisions.

Availability of the Site

We have taken every care in the preparation of the Site. However, as certain technical matters may be beyond our control, we cannot guarantee that you will have uninterrupted access to the Site at all times.

Information on the Site

The information on the Site has been included in good faith for general informational purposes only. It should not be relied upon for any specific purpose and no representation or warranty is given as to its accuracy or completeness save where the information provided forms the basis of a specific contract with you.

Ownership of Materials on the Site

League Football Education (LFE) is, unless otherwise stated, the owner of all copyright and database rights in the Site and its contents. Site contents from www.lfe.org.uk should not be copied, reproduced, republished, displayed, or distributed in any way, without LFE’s prior written permission. You may not, without our prior written permission, frame or mirror any material contained on this Site on any other server. The unauthorised use of any such material in any other Web site, computer environment or publication is expressly prohibited.

Contributions to www.lfe.org.uk

Where you are invited to submit any contribution to www.lfe.org.uk (including any text, photographs, graphics, video or audio) you agree, by submitting your contribution, to grant LFE a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, sub-licensable right and licence to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, play, make available to the public, and exercise all copyright and publicity rights with respect to your contribution worldwide and/or to incorporate your contribution in other works in any media now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in your contribution, and in accordance with privacy restrictions set out in LFE’s Privacy Policy. If you do not want to grant LFE the rights set out above, please do not submit your contribution to www.lfe.org.uk.

Further to the above, by submitting your contribution to ww.lfe.org.uk, you: warrant that your contribution;

  1. is your own original work and that you have the right to make it available to LFE for all the purposes specified above;
  2. is not defamatory; and does not infringe any law.
  3. Indemnify LFE against all legal fees, damages and other expenses that may be incurred by LFE as a result of your breach of the above warranty;
  4. and waive any moral rights in your contribution for the purposes of its submission to, and publication on, www.lfe.org.uk and the purposes specified above.

Trade Marks

All brand, product and service names used in this Site are the trade marks, trade names or service marks of LFE unless otherwise stated. You may not distribute products or offer services under or by reference to or otherwise use or reproduce any such trade marks, trade names or service marks without the prior written permission of LFE or the owner of such trade marks, trade names or service marks.

External Links/Third Party Sites

We do provide links to other web sites on www.lfe.org.uk. The links are provided for your convenience. Except for other official LFE web sites we do not endorse or take responsibility for the content of those web sites, are not responsible for the availability of the web sites and will not be liable in any way for any loss or damage which you may suffer by using those web sites. If you decide to access linked web sites you do so at your own risk.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability

To the fullest extent permitted by law all warranties (express or implied) in respect of the Site and the content of and your use of the same are excluded. Except in the case of death or personal injury caused by our negligence, to the fullest extent permitted by law we exclude all liability to you in respect of your use of this Site. Specific provisions will apply to products and services purchased and ordered via the Site. These will be drawn to your attention where applicable.

Amendment of the Terms

We reserve the right to amend these Terms without notice to you from time to time. Any such amendment shall be effective once the revised terms have been posted on the Site.

Applicable law

These Terms are governed by and will be construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any disputes arising under or in connection with these Terms shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.


If you have any comments or questions about our Site please contact us at [email protected]


This Site is operated by League Football Education a company limited by guarantee with charitable status (Company Number 05143284 and registered charity 1104917) whose registered address is at EFL House, 10-12 West Cliff, Preston, PR1 8HU.