Future Sports Development pride themselves on being as professional as possible. Each session is planned by the highly qualified coaches.
All coaches are DBS checked and First Aid qualified.

Joe Smith - Head Coach and Founder

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Head Coach Joe Smith has been involved in a professional environment of football all his life.. He used to play for Swindon Town F.C with them, he played in the Milk Cup and won it and also played in the FA Youth Cup. Joe has played at many professional clubs in the past; Bristol City, Bristol Rovers, Bournemouth, Yeovil and Weymouth.
Joe has been coaching sport in schools for 5 years in the UK and America. He is level 3 qualified.

FA Level 1
FA level 2
Level 2 Multi-sport
NVQ level 3 in sport
National Diploma in Sport level 3
FA youth module 1 - module 2 pending
First aid qualified
Safeguarding Children
FA Soccer Parent

Courtney Young

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Grew up in Bristol. Went to City Academy Bristol
Studied and passed all qualifications relating to sport at Bridgwater College
Favourite sport : Football

Level 2 in Multi-skills development in sport
Level 2 in coaching football
The FA emergency aid workshop
Level 2 functional skills maths
Level 3 diploma in increasing participation in sport and active leisure in community settings
Level 2 functional skills English
Level 1 award in coaching football
Level 2 in the principles and preparations for coaching sport
Level 2 nvq in activity leadership
Level 2 btec diploma
Level 2 in leadership through football
Level 2 award in employment awareness in active leisure and learning
Level 2 award in community sports leadership
Safeguarding Children

Jack Richardson

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Has been coaching now for just over 3 years, been involved with a lot of different teams and coached in a variety of schools.
Currently on a Trainee Coaches initiative at Bristol City Academy and involved with grassroots club Hanham Abbotonians managing the 1st team and assisting the under 10s.

First Aid Trained
Safeguarding Children
Triple Distinctions in BTEC Level 3 sports studies
FA Level 1 in Football and Futsal.
FA Level 2

Zaneta Nedza

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MSc in Sport and Exercise Nutrition
BSc in Physical Education
Personal Trainer
UK anti-doping accredited advisor
First aid trained
Safeguarding Children

Currently playing basketball in national league division One in Bristol Storm

Animal Lover

Ryan Child

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Ryan was a YTS at Bristol City and went on to play in the United States for Eastern Illinois University for four years. After that he played in the Maltese second division and, now back in the UK, is focusing on coaching. Ryan is currently part of the PFA UEFA B License program and will be finishing the course this year.

FA Level 2
Bachelors Degree
Btech in Sport Fitness
NVQ in Football

First aid trained

Safeguarding Children

Jake Stephens

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About me:
I was born and I have grown up in Bristol. I play for a local football team Longwell Green Sports. I studied college at Bristol city community trust and I am currently on a foundation degree with university of South Wales studying sports coaching in the community.

Fa level 1+2
First aid trained
Safeguarding certificate
Triple distinctions in BTEC level 3 sports studies
Futsal level 1 qualified

Rais Tartarai

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Hobbies: playing football and others sports, running, gym

Interests: to learn more about coaching and take the next certificate, readings books.

Jordan Anstey

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Started working for FSD in February 2015 after coaching gaining 3 years coaching prior. Alongside my work for FSD I am a student for University of South Wales studying in connection to Bristol City on a foundation degree of Sports Coaching in the Community. I have represented the South west at U19 level in futsal after being placed in the centre of excellence for Futsal due to performances for Bristol City as part of my college education, I currently play at Step 10 of the football pyramid for Keynsham Town in the Toolstation Western League.

NVQ Level 2 in Business and Administration
First Aid TrainedSafeguarding ChildrenFA Level 1
FA Level 2
FA Level 2 (currently on course)
Tennis Activator course
Triple Distinctions in BTEC Level 3 sports studies
7 GCSEs at A* to B Including English, Maths and Science

George Haskins

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Grew up in Bristol playing at a variety of age groups for Ashton Boys FC. An avid Bristol City fan, who has a season ticket. Completed sport studies at St Brendan's Sixth Form College before moving on to study football coaching at Bristol City Community Trust alongside fellow coach; Courtney.

Currently deputy manager at an after-school and holiday club provision called Moose Playscheme.

Throughly enjoy working with children especially through sport.

Distinction* in BTEC Sport
Paediatric First Aid (12 hours)
Child Protection
Level 1 in Dodgeball
Level 2 in Multi-Skills Development in Sport
FA Level 2 in Coaching Football
The FA Emergency Aid Workshop
Level 3 Diploma in Increasing Participation in Sport and Active Leisure in Community Settings
FA Level 1 in Coaching Football
Level 2 in the Principles and Preparations for Coaching Sport
Level 2 NVQ in Activity Leadership
Level 2 in Leadership Through Football
Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning
Level 2 Award in Community Sports Leadership

Safeguarding Children

Current Studies:
Level 3 SEN Teaching Training