The Education Through Sports Unit (Citywide) is pleased to announce they are once again teaming up with the National Football League (NFL) to proudly present the 5th Annual NYCHA/NFL Football Officiating Academy (FOA).
The Football Officiating Academy is a eight week co-ed initiative designed for NYCHA residents ages 17 – 30, the aim of the FOA is to provide men and women with the critical skills needed to become a football official. In addition the FOA assist the NFL with broaden the pool of football officials on a national level, as well as enhancing the overall perception of officiating through national campaigns and programming.
This year the FOA will be held (5:30am - 9:00pm) starting the week of June 16, 2014 - August 4, 2014 at 787 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238.
For additional information please call the Education Through Sports Unit at (212) 306-3338, (212) 306-3351, (212) 306-3390, (212) 306-3388, (212) 306-3341.