1 - 21 AUGUST 2022


Become A Pro Player For 3 Weeks.

It’s not just about how good your technical skills are.
To become a successful football player, you also need to develop your tactical knowledge, your physical fitness, and your mental resilience. Our camp is designed by professional coaches that will help you develop these skills and reach your personal goals.

Join The Team.

Immerse yourself in a community of like-minded players. Become a better, more confident player and experience real team spirit and team training.

Train with top European & English Academy Coaches!

See your football skills improve with coaching in small groups by some of the best coaches and scouts in the field.

Showcase your skills in front of coaches & scouts.

During the camp, you'll get the chance to be evaluated by coaches & scouts who have connections to clubs in the US & all over Europe.

Boost your football career with a professional assessment.

As part of the program, you will receive a personal assessment report from our coaches and scouts.

1-on-1 Coaching From Real Experts In Football

All our coaches are former professional players and/or highly qualified coaches that are passionate about helping you succeed. Get the professional training you need to take your football career to the next level.

20 hours of on-field soccer training
6 hours of masterclasses

Build on your strengths and eliminate your weaknesses. Our small groups ensure you get 100% of the coach's attention.

We will help you achieve your goals by teaching you the skills you need to succeed as a player while making friends and working with a team you can trust.

Visit the Home of Arsenal, Chelsea & Spurs who are amongst the top European clubs in world football.

Your Itinerary

Hemel Hempstead Town Football Club

Vauxhall Road, Hemel Hempstead HP2 4HW United Kingdom

Vauxhall Road Stadium is the home to Hemel Hempstead Town Football Club who competes in the Vanarama National League South, the sixth tier of English football. The stadium pitch is synthetic 4G turf which meets FIFA Quality Pro standards - one of the best surfaces in Europe.

We believe in offering players a world-class facility to enjoy in all weathers, throughout the day and evening for our camps.

Aubrey Park Hotel

Hemel Hempstead Rd, Redbourn, St Albans AL3 7AF, United Kingdom

The Hotel is approximately 36 minutes from Heathrow Airport. Only a 8 minutes ride separates the hotel from Vauxhall Road Stadium, where football field training sessions are held.

London Heathrow Airport

Longford TW6, United Kingdom

Heathrow Airport in London is the UK’s largest and busiest airport as well as being the busiest airport in Europe and the seventh busiest in the world based on passenger traffic.

Before the arrival of all players, the camp manager will ensure that you got all the necessary information on arrival pick-ups and sending off timings.

Weekly Schedule

1 - 21 August 2022

1 August 2022

Arrival + Evening training

2 August 2022

2 x Training + Masterclass #1

3 August 2022

2 x Training

4 August 2022

2 x Training + Masterclass #2

5 August 2022

2 x Training

6 August 2022

Stadium Tour to Arsenal FC

7 August 2022

Day Off / Free Time

8 August 2022

2 x Training

9 August 2022

2 x Training + Masterclass #3

10 August 2022

2 x Training

11 August 2022

2 x Training + Masterclass #4

12 August 2022

Showcase Match - Scouts in Attendance

13 August 2022

Stadium Tour to Tottenham Hotspur FC

14 August 2022

Day Off / Free Time

15 August 2022

2 x Training

16 August 2022

2 x Training + Masterclass #5

17 August 2022

Showcase Match - Scouts in Attendance

18 August 2022

2 x Training + Masterclass #6

19 August 2022

Showcase Match - Scouts in Attendance

20 August 2022

Stadium Tour to Chelsea FC + Closing Ceremony

21 August 2022


Illustrative schedule only, the actual schedule may vary!

Hundreds of Success Stories

This is what others had to say

"When you arrive at the camp, you will be received very well by the team. My experiences helped me to get more disciplined and more confident in soccer and in life."
“After attending the camp, I improved massively - both physically and mentally. You learn many things off the pitch, as well as in the effective house where everyone is focused.”

Reserve your spot.

Pay in full to reserve your spot or start with a 50% deposit and pay the other half 8 weeks before the start of the camp.

3 weeks


Training & Matches

1-on-1 Coaching

Masterclass sessions

Scouting Showcase

Football Resume

Stadium Tours & Live Matches

Hotel Accommodation

Airport Pick-up & Drop-off

Pro Environment

What happens after reserving?

Within 24h after booking, a representative will be in touch to complete a questionnaire and profile assessment.

Introductory getting to know you 15-minute call with the coach.

You'll receive a personalized, individual training plan to prepare you for your stay.



Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to attend the camp during this COVID-19 pandemic?

Yes. Our priority is to provide our program safely and effectively. Our Health & Safety policy prioritises the health and well-being of players, staff and families. We combine the recommendations, guidelines and protocols of the local and state authorities, center for Disease Control to provide the safest possible camp experience.

Our plan is also designed to be flexible. We will adapt to changes and recommendations from local, state and national agencies.

Parents and staff will be key to keeping us all healthy throughout the camp. We are asking parents to monitor their child’s health, and if they have a fever, sore throat, cold, cough, or runny nose, please do not come to camp.

* All coaches & staff will be trained to operate camp functions following the COVID-19 safety guidelines.

Are the deposit camp fees refundable?

Important note: When you make the deposit payment to Train Effective for the In-Residence camp, your fee is non-refundable.

Our team makes every effort to arrange, book and coordinate the players, coaches and activities well before you arrive. Due to the limited number of players accepted into the program, we prepare accommodation and training pitch bookings well in advance.

You are able to reschedule for another camp within 24-months following the start date of the original program you signed up for.

If necessary, Train Effective has the right to reschedule the camp to a later date for the benefit of all attendees. In such an event, participants will be notified four weeks in advance.

You can learn more about our refund policy here.

Are airfare/flight tickets included in the price of the Camp?

IMPORTANT: You are responsible to have all of your travel documents valid (passport). Based on your nationality, you will need to check if a visa is required by the country where your Camp is located (contact the appropriate consulate office for entry requirements and visa requirements). Plan as the visa application can be a long process. If you need a visa, you must apply right away after you have processed your online registration. The more you wait, the more chances you have to be denied access!

Will I have the possibility to be scouted during my stay?

At the Train Effective Showcase Camp in London, you will have the chance to be seen and evaluated by our coaches who have connections to clubs all over Europe.

Additionally to their individual feedback, you will also receive a full assessment report which will outline your specific strengths and weaknesses. Combined with the Train Effective app, this scouting report can serve you as a blueprint for moving forward in your training after the camp.

But: if you're not a UK citizen there are certain regulations that have to be met in order to be able to get signed directly for a club in the Premier League and other professional leagues in England. You first need to successfully apply for a GBE (Governing Body Endorsement) with the FA before the Home Office will consider issuing a work permit. Only after having received this work visa, you will be allowed to play in England. The best way of achieving this is by playing at a very high level in your own country.

That being said, Train Effective's network is wide-ranging and connects to different countries in & outside of Europe. If Train Effective or its partners deem a player to have the capabilities to play at the highest level, we will make every effort to recommend the player to other clubs in countries where he is legally allowed to play.

At the end of the day, our #1 intention is to help every player regardless of their circumstances.

Am I the right age/size/ability for the in-residence program?

It doesn’t matter. Because we work with small groups and individuals, the coach will give you training tailored to your individual needs. From amateur to professional, you will get results.

How are the players grouped during training?

The players are grouped according to age first and ability (if enough participants in the age group create multiple different group levels). When the players first arrive at Camp, they are placed into a group consisting of other players of the same age within the program. The coach evaluates each individual's ability level over the first two training sessions and adjusts the groups according to ability. Specific camps keep their group size small to allow for more individual coaching attention for each player.

When do I need to arrive at my camp session?

You will need to arrive on the day your camp session starts (check dates for each camps). See flight arrival and departure restrictions under airport transfer and leave on the last day of your camp session. (You cannot arrive a day earlier or depart the day after.)

Do you provide transportation to and from the area airports?

Participants can decide for us to pick you up at the nearest major airport. Please request this service when you make your registration. Details are available for each Camp on our website and welcome deck that will be shared to you.

Can I leave the camp area?

At no time are campers allowed to leave the camp premises either by walking or vehicle. Players who wish to depart campus must be properly authorized, signed in and out, and have written permission.

What do I do with my money and important documents (e.g. passport, plane tickets, etc.)?

During a camp, you may bring items that are important to you. Please be aware, however, that the camps cannot be held responsible for loss, theft, or damage of your property. All money and valuables should be left at home.

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