These opportunities will be provided and developed within the National Academy structure and will place the welfare of the player as paramount. To ensure this, all Academies will be expected to adopt and operate the FAW Safeguarding Policy.
The Academies will undertake to: -
The accredited Academies for the 2016/17 season were as follows;
Airbus UK Broughton, Bala Town, Bangor City, Caernarfon Town, Cefn Druids, Colwyn Bay, Conwy Borough, Flint Town Utd, gap Connah's Quay, Llandudno Town, Newtown AFC, CPD Porthmadog, Prestatyn Town, Rhyl FC, The New Saints
Aberystwyth Town, Afan Lido, Barry Town, Cambrian and Clydach, Cardiff Met, Carmarthen Town, Haverfordwest County, Merthyr Town, Penybont FC, Pontardawe Town, Port Talbot Town, Risca United AFC, Torfaen.
Clubs can download the essential Academy Documents below.
The FAW conducted an Academy Review during the 2015/16 season. The research had included consultation with 21 academy clubs, 20 academy representatives, 19 league secretaries, 7 representatives from four professional clubs in Wales and a representative from the Dutch Football Federation. Ten recommendations were agreed by the FAW in June 2016 and these can be viewed in the document below.
|Academy Fixtures 2016-17.pdf||Aug 17 2016||125.5 KB||Download|
|FAW Academy Phase 1 Fixtures 2016/17|
|Academy Regulations 2016-17.pdf||Jul 15 2016||1.03 MB||Download|
|Download the Academy Regulations 2016-17|
|DDownload the Academy Regulations 2016-17|
|FAW Academy Competition Rules 2016-17.pdf||Aug 17 2016||523.4 KB||Download|
|Download the Academy Competition Regulations|
|FAW Academy Review Recommendations.pdf||Aug 17 2016||411.7 KB||Download|
|FAW Academy Review Recommendations – June 2016|
|FAW Academy Team Sheet.xlsx||Aug 17 2016||21.8 KB||Download|
|Download the Academy Team Sheet|