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Sheffield Sharks Learning and Development Academy

Sheffield Sharks Learning and Development Academy

The Sheffield Sharks Learning & Development Academy was launched in 2020 and is based at our Peaks Campus. The academy supports five groups of students who are undertaking skills for life courses and who want to develop their knowledge on careers and opportunities. The Sheffield Sharks offers the opportunity for students on their courses to develop their employability skills through workshops and masterclasses, ran by various members at Sheffield Sharks, as well as the opportunity to support at local basketball events.

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About Sheffield Sharks Learning and Development Academy

The Sheffield Sharks Learning and Development Academy works with a selected group of students from The Sheffield College, to further develop their knowledge into the world of professional basketball/sport. Pupils gain valuable insights into the different roles within a sporting organisation and practical experience on how to run live sporting events and also what it takes to build a successful team.

Mike Tuck - Marketing Manager & Club Captain

Testimonial Sarah Backovic

The Sharks are delighted to be a part of The Sheffield College skills academy programme, offering a unique opportunity to students via the Sheffield Sharks Learning and Skills academy. A true insight into the sports and leisure sector, providing the knowhow on future careers in the professional sports field

Sarah Backovic
Sheffield Sharks Managing Director


12/01/2022 2:43 pm
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