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Welcome to the Grimsby Institute Sports Academies

The Grimsby Institute has three Sporting Academies; men’s and women’s football, tennis and boxing, all run by qualified, highly-respected and well-known professional coaches.

We’ve tailored a unique training programme, combining the latest specialist training which includes subjects like nutritional advice, sports psychology and skills development, all taught alongside a traditional educational qualification.

Sports Participation

We also offer a wide range of participation sports teams which are available for all learners to access. The Institute plays regular friendly and competitive fixtures against other colleges from around the region.
There is a full range of sports on offer including badminton, basketball, football, hockey, netball, rugby, tennis and many more. You are sure to find something which suits you and enhances your time here with us.

Volunteering is any activity that involves spending time, unpaid, doing something that aims to benefit the environment or someone (individuals or groups) other than, or in addition to, close relatives.  Volunteering must be a choice made by you! This can include formal activity undertaken through public, private and voluntary organisations as well as informal community participation.  Volunteering can make a real difference to your own life and the lives of those around you.

It will help you:

  • Improve your communication skills
  • Increase confidence and self esteem
  • Create valuable skills
  • Develop knowledge and experience around the area of volunteering you wish to focus on
  • Enhance your CV
  • Increase employability and often lead to employment opportunities
  • Get into university
  • Gain a good experience of different events and working in a range of organisations and sectors
  • Gain leadership and coaching skills
  • Gain the experience to gain knowledge of a range of different sports
  • Gain the confidence to speak to new people and in front of a group of people

The leadership academy gives college ages students the opportunity to be involved in lots exciting volunteering opportunities locally and even nationally.

This programme brings together a number of organisations which will really enhance what you get from being involved in volunteering. They will provide you with guidance during your time as a young leader, offer free kit as a reward for your commitment to volunteering whilst also offering many CV and enhancing prospects such as:

Workshops and courses, coaching badges and outward bound trips

All of these will lead to personal change that develops inter-personal skills, whilst enhancing university and job applications. Being part of this Leadership Academy will also offer a pathway to sports coaching, teaching and sports administration and officiating job opportunities. Benefits of volunteering Volunteering can make a real difference to your own life and the lives of those around you.

  • A very enjoyable experience
  • Gives you a good insight into different opportunities
  • Improve your communication skills
  • Increased confidence and self esteem
  • Creates valuable skills
  • Develop knowledge and experience around the area of volunteering you wish to focus on
  • Enhances your CV
  • Increase employability and often lead to employment opportunities
  • Help you get onto university
  • Give you a good experience of different events and working in a range of organisations and sectors
  • The experience gives you chance to try new opportunities and learn about yourself and possibly what are of work you would like to go in to
  • Gain leadership and coaching skills
  • Gives you the experience to gain knowledge of a range of different sports
  • Give you the confidence to speak to new people and if front of a group of people
What is volunteering?

Volunteering is any activity that involves spending time, unpaid, doing something that aims to benefit the environment or someone (individuals or groups) other than, or in addition to, close relatives.  Volunteering must be a choice made by you! This can include formal activity undertaken through public, private and voluntary organisations as well as informal community participation.  Volunteering can make a real difference to your own life and the lives of those around you.

It will help you:

  • Improve your communication skills
  • Increase confidence and self esteem
  • Create valuable skills
  • Develop knowledge and experience around the area of volunteering you wish to focus on
  • Enhance your CV
  • Increase employability and often lead to employment opportunities
  • Get into university
  • Gain a good experience of different events and working in a range of organisations and sectors
  • Gain leadership and coaching skills
  • Gain the experience to gain knowledge of a range of different sports
  • Gain the confidence to speak to new people and in front of a group of people
About this programme

The leadership academy gives college ages students the opportunity to be involved in lots exciting volunteering opportunities locally and even nationally.

This programme brings together a number of organisations which will really enhance what you get from being involved in volunteering. They will provide you with guidance during your time as a young leader, offer free kit as a reward for your commitment to volunteering whilst also offering many CV and enhancing prospects such as:

Workshops and courses, coaching badges and outward bound trips

All of these will lead to personal change that develops inter-personal skills, whilst enhancing university and job applications. Being part of this Leadership Academy will also offer a pathway to sports coaching, teaching and sports administration and officiating job opportunities. Benefits of volunteering Volunteering can make a real difference to your own life and the lives of those around you.

  • A very enjoyable experience
  • Gives you a good insight into different opportunities
  • Improve your communication skills
  • Increased confidence and self esteem
  • Creates valuable skills
  • Develop knowledge and experience around the area of volunteering you wish to focus on
  • Enhances your CV
  • Increase employability and often lead to employment opportunities
  • Help you get onto university
  • Give you a good experience of different events and working in a range of organisations and sectors
  • The experience gives you chance to try new opportunities and learn about yourself and possibly what are of work you would like to go in to
  • Gain leadership and coaching skills
  • Gives you the experience to gain knowledge of a range of different sports
  • Give you the confidence to speak to new people and if front of a group of people

Contact Grimsby Institute

Do you want to find out more about our Sports Academies? contact the Grimsby Institute for more information.