UCFB Burnley is an innovative and thriving education hub operated by Burnley FC in the Community (BFCitC).
Based in the Jimmy McIlroy Stand at Turf Moor stadium, UCFB Burnley includes six 30-seater classrooms, a 150-seater auditorium, numerous offices and multiple meeting spaces.
A vital delivery space for Burnley FC in the Community’s scope of Sport, Education, Health and Inclusion programmes, each room boasts striking views of the famous Burnley Football Club pitch.
The club’s official charity have multiple members of full-time staff working out of UCFB Burnley, delivering a multitude of key projects.
Programmes delivered out of UCFB Burnley include…
Burnley FC Shadow Youth Team and Girls’ Post-16 Academy – football and BTEC education courses for males and females, in partnership with Nelson and Colne College.
Achieving Moor and Moor Mentoring – schools’ interventions.
Premier League Enterprise – English, Maths and Business support for secondary schools.
Parents on the Ball – parenting advice and guidance.
Turf Works and G4S Journey2Work – adult employability courses.
Extra Time – over 50s social group for senior citizens.
Social sessions for military veterans, mental health projects and much more!
UCFB Burnley is a dynamic, modern and purposeful learning space for the local people of our community, a hub alive with possibilities – come and be part of our story in this unique environment!