In June of last year during the 2014 World Cup, the PFA Coaching Department spent two weeks in Brazil, studying top clubs based in Rio and Sao Paolo. Their experiences are documented in The Brazil Report.... Read more
This report is an opportunity to show the process and achievements developed during the 2013/2014 campaign and highlights the positive influence professional footballers had during the season.... Read more
An overview of how to apply for funding and the types courses available to members.... Read more
In the latest instalment of PFA TV, Leon Mann joins PFA staff in delivering an equality and diversity workshop to the squad at Leicester City FC.... Read more
The PFA now have a nation-wide network of counsellors for our members to access.... Read more
Some people may have recently been targeted by a suspected internet fraud whereby certain unscrupulous individuals are using a fictitious association with the PFA or that of its employees.... Read more
Instructions for players and clubs on how to use the PFA's Transfer List.... Read more
Each week we will pick our favourite holiday deals, offering a wide range of budgets and destinations.... Read more
The main aim of the PFA Education Department is to encourage as many current and ex-PFA members as possible to undertake suitable academic/vocational qualifications to develop their career prospects...both within and outside the game.
A PFA funded workshop that helps players plan for their transition from being a full time player to undertaking the next stages of their life.
Six former professional footballers (including PFA/ULF Project Administrator Shane Birtles), celebrate their graduation from FIFPro's Online Academy in Amsterdam.
Shrewsbury Town players Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro and Nathaniel Knight-Percival visited the Meole Brace C of E Primary School and Nursery on Thursday afternoon - to teach the children some French!
Ex-Swansea star Guillermo Bauza explains how the PFA helped him with the switch from Spain to League One and then prepare for a move into medicine…
PFA Charity (through the operation of the PFA Education Department) provides advice and guidance for the provision of educational and vocational courses, for all registered members of the PFA.
Meet the PFA Education team working on the members behalf.
An overview of how to apply for funding and the types courses available to members.
Members may apply for funding towards most courses which lead to a nationally recognised qualification.
Members at university may apply for a Bursary from the Professional Footballers' Association charity each academic year.
This page contains answers to commonly-asked questions about making applications for an Education Grant.
This section gives a brief overview of some of the bespoke and exclusive courses available to PFA members.
Other courses that The PFA support which might be of interest to our members.
Tips for writing a CV, what to include in a covering letter and how to prepare for an interview.
This aim of this section is to provide a manageable selection of links to further information on education and careers.
The union learning fund supports union learning projects to transform the lives of their members in developing skills, achieving qualifications and promoting lifelong learning opportunities within the workplace.