Frequently Asked Questions
Locations will be launched in early 2024 with enrolments from November 2023.
To stay up to date with location launches, please register your child's interest in playing at a Sam Kerr Football School.
Training schedules are specific to each Sam Kerr Football School and will be available as each school is launched.
The program will be delivered in person at Sam Kerr Football schools across the country. There will be some online elements however players will train at physical locations.
No, Sam Kerr Football is designed to help all kids fall in love with football.
Kids do not need to have any prior skills or experience, they will be curated into groups based on the best developmental outcomes. This approach will allow players to learn and grow based on their individual cadence.
No, Sam Kerr Football is not a club. It is a training program for kids of all levels and genders, to help them fall in love with football.
Kids who train with Sam Kerr Football can continue to play for their local club if they choose.
The program is currently designed for 3 - 14 year olds but there has been a lot of interest in sessions for older ages, and parents too.
We are looking at options to deliver for a broader age group so please register your or your child's interest to stay up to date.
Yes, we offer a one session free trial.
To access a free trial, enrol your child on the member portal (available in November 2023).
Register your child's interest for all the latest news on player enrolment.
Formal enrolment will open in November 2023 with programming from early 2024.
It's never too early to register your interest in Sam Kerr Football, register your child's interest here.
If you register your interest in playing the Sam Kerr way today, we will be in touch with you closer to the start date for programming to formalise your enrolment.
This will be managed through the member portal that will be available from November 2023.
When your child enrols, they will receive a Sam Kerr Football player pack to get them started.
Packs will be issued from December, ready for the start of programming in early 2024.
You can enrol your child at any time. Term-based payments are calculated on a pro-rata basis so you will only be charged from when your child commences with Sam Kerr Football.
Sam Kerr Football is not a club so players who train with us, can play for any community or local club they choose.
There will be options to represent Sam Kerr Football at selected tournaments and on tour and these opportunities will be communicated at the time.
No, Sam Kerr Football Schools are not aligned with any club or professional league. They are a pathway to elite development programs for talented young athletes.
No, Sam Kerr Football is not aligned with a specific league however, the curriculum nurtures talented players towards elite pathway programs and provides them an understanding of, and experience with, the expectations of being an elite player.
Yes, the Sam Kerr Football program is designed to develop players up to the age of 14 years when they can move into an elite pathway program.
Throughout this time, players are encouraged to train with and represent their club of choice.
Yes, some Sam Kerr Football centres offer holiday programs that will be communicated as they are scheduled.
To be notified of holiday programs in your area, register your child's interest to play at Sam Kerr Football.
Sam Kerr Football is founded on a desire to increase diversity, acceptance and advocacy for all young footballers.
While there are specific training drills where girls and boys may be separated, the program is all inclusive.
There is an annual registration fee for participants to cover administration costs along with each participant’s Sam Kerr Football player pack (received following enrolment).
All registered players also have access to a suite of member benefits available through your member account.
Costs will vary depending on the format and number of times per week your child trains.
Once you have created a profile in the member portal (as past of enrolment), you can select the training format and timings for your child, and payment details will follow.
Payment is via our secure member portal by direct debit or credit card.
Yes, we offer a sibling discount which is calculated at the time of booking.
Please note that the discount does not apply to the registration fee.
We offer a single session free trial allowing your child to experience Sam Kerr Football before signing up.
Once formally enrolled, we do not offer refunds for change of mind.
Clothing and equipment
Yes, there is a Sam Kerr Football uniform that players are required to wear as part of their participation.
Uniform details are available on enolment.
You can purchase uniform pieces through the member portal and they will delivered to your preferred address.
All training equipment is provided by the centre. Your child will need to bring shin guards, boots and a water bottle to each session.
SKF merch is not available yet. Stay tuned for collections as they drop.
All Sam Kerr Football policies are available in the member portal, accessible once your child enrols.
Your child will be covered by Public Liability insurance when they train at any Sam Kerr Football School.
Sam’s expertise and oversight is an integral part of Sam Kerr Football however as a star athlete, opportunities for her to meet young players are limited.
There may be some events and opportunities through your child’s journey with Sam Kerr Football where Sam will be available to participate. Details of these occasions will be shared as they are known.