Webinars

Webinars

Webinars & Workshops

We’ve been doing this since 2001 - and in this time, we’ve gained a lot of knowledge which we want to share. Take a look below. And if you can’t find what you’re after, give us a call on 0141 204 3030.

Find Out More About USA Scholarship Opportunities With Midway University
Monday, September 21st 2020
18:00 PM BST
Mona R. Chorera

Hear from the team at FirstPoint's institution partner, Midway University, who will tell you all you need to know about a USA sports scholarship from a college perspective. Find out more about life on campus in Kentucky and exactly what is required to make the grade as a scholar-athlete there.

Mona R. Chorera
Presenter:
Mona R. Chorera
Date
Monday, September 21st 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM BST
Ends:
19:00 PM BST
A Beginner's Guide To Our Platform and Maximising Your Profile
Tuesday, September 22nd 2020
18:00 PM BST
Chris McManus

A guide on our online platform covering what you need to know and how to get the most out of your profile.

Chris McManus
Presenter:
Chris McManus
Date
Tuesday, September 22nd 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM BST
Ends:
19:00 PM BST
What Are Eligibility Centers and When and How Do You Apply
Wednesday, September 23rd 2020
18:00 PM BST
Craig Hughes

This workshop gives you an inside look at the NCAA and NAIA eligibility centers. You will learn the academic qualifications needed to compete at the college level, as well as when and how to apply.

Craig Hughes
Presenter:
Craig Hughes
Date
Wednesday, September 23rd 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM BST
Ends:
19:00 PM BST
The Rugby Scholarship Process & What You Need To Know and Do
Tuesday, September 29th 2020
18:00 PM BST
Callum Macaulay

We will talk about the scholarship process, the most important aspects you need to be aware of. With Guest Speaker Zack Beazley FirstPoint Alumni and Arkansas State Rugby Scholar

Callum Macaulay
Presenter:
Callum Macaulay
Date
Tuesday, September 29th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM BST
Ends:
19:00 PM BST
University & College Admissions Process
Wednesday, September 30th 2020
18:00 PM BST
Craig Hughes

This workshop will discuss the University/College admissions processes, required documents, sending SAT/ACT scores, proof of finances, medical records and the i-20 document.

Craig Hughes
Presenter:
Craig Hughes
Date
Wednesday, September 30th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM BST
Ends:
19:00 PM BST
Find Out More About USA Scholarship Opportunities With Castleton University
Monday, October 5th 2020
18:00 PM BST
Erica Machia

In the second of our college scholarship specials, we will learn all about life at Castleton University, Vermont. Another of FirstPoint's institution partners, the Castleton team will give you a guide to all their undergraduate programs and run through the academic and sporting opportunities available.

Erica Machia
Presenter:
Erica Machia
Date
Monday, October 5th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM BST
Ends:
19:00 PM BST
How To Prepare As An Athlete For Pre-Season In The USA
Wednesday, October 7th 2020
18:00 PM BST
Gary McDonald

This workshop will give you an insight in how to prepare for pre-season in the US. It will cover various types of exercise including strength & conditioning, cardio-vascular endurance, speed and circuit training. In addition, it will relate specifically to nutrition and what you should eat on a day to day basis.

Gary McDonald
Presenter:
Gary McDonald
Date
Wednesday, October 7th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM BST
Ends:
19:00 PM BST
Booking Your F-1 Student VISA and What to Expect
Wednesday, October 14th 2020
18:00 PM BST
Craig Hughes

This workshop will give you instructions for what you need to get your VISA, questions to expect and a general run through of the day.

Craig Hughes
Presenter:
Craig Hughes
Date
Wednesday, October 14th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM BST
Ends:
19:00 PM BST
The Scholarship Process - What You Need To Know and Do
Thursday, October 15th 2020
18:00 PM BST
Callum Macaulay

We will talk about the scholarship process, the most important aspects you need to be aware of.

Callum Macaulay
Presenter:
Callum Macaulay
Date
Thursday, October 15th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM BST
Ends:
19:00 PM BST
A Beginner's Guide To Our Platform and Maximising Your Profile
Tuesday, October 20th 2020
18:00 PM BST
Chris McManus

A guide on our online platform covering what you need to know and how to get the most out of your profile.

Chris McManus
Presenter:
Chris McManus
Date
Tuesday, October 20th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM BST
Ends:
19:00 PM BST
Academic requirements for college in the USA
Wednesday, October 21st 2020
18:00 PM BST
Gemma Thomson

We will talk about the academic requirements, the most important aspects you need to be aware of and benchmarks you want to reach.

Gemma Thomson
Presenter:
Gemma Thomson
Date
Wednesday, October 21st 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM BST
Ends:
19:00 PM BST
Find Out More About USA Scholarship Opportunities With Marian University
Monday, October 26th 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Ty Mclaughlin

Our latest webinar with one of FirstPoint's college partners, this time it's the turn of Marian University in Wisconsin to showcase the scholarship life. Home to the Marian University Sabres, you will learn all about the college experience in the classroom, on campus and in the sporting arena.

Ty Mclaughlin
Presenter:
Ty Mclaughlin
Date
Monday, October 26th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
The Scholarship Process - What You Need To Know and Do
Tuesday, October 27th 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Callum Macaulay

We will talk about the scholarship process, the most important aspects you need to be aware of.

Callum Macaulay
Presenter:
Callum Macaulay
Date
Tuesday, October 27th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
How To Communicate With and Impress College Coaches
Wednesday, October 28th 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Craig Hughes

This workshop is designed to help student-athletes interact with college coaches over the phone and by email. What questions to ask, what questions to expect and how to handle yourself on a zoom call, etc.

Craig Hughes
Presenter:
Craig Hughes
Date
Wednesday, October 28th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
Find Out More About USA Academic Opportunities With Indiana Tech
Monday, November 2nd 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Alyson Lucas

Hear from the team at FirstPoint's institution partner, Indiana Tech, who will tell you all you need to know about student life from a college perspective. Find out more about life on campus in Indiana Tech and exactly what is required to make the grade as a scholar-athlete there.

Alyson Lucas
Presenter:
Alyson Lucas
Date
Monday, November 2nd 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
The Best Ways To Use Social Media During Your Recruitment Process
Wednesday, November 4th 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Craig Hughes

Social media is becoming a huge part of the experience. This workshop will educate you on the best ways to use and not use different social media platforms throughout your recruitment process.

Craig Hughes
Presenter:
Craig Hughes
Date
Wednesday, November 4th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
A Beginners Guide To Our Platform and Maximising Your Profile
Thursday, November 5th 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Chris McManus

A guide on our online platform covering what you need to know and how to get the most out of your profile.

Chris McManus
Presenter:
Chris McManus
Date
Thursday, November 5th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
What Are Eligibility Centers and When and How Do You Apply
Wednesday, November 11th 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Craig Hughes

This workshop gives you an inside look at the NCAA and NAIA eligibility centers. You will learn the academic qualifications needed to compete at the college level, as well as when and how to apply.

Craig Hughes
Presenter:
Craig Hughes
Date
Wednesday, November 11th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
The Scholarship Process - What You Need To Know and Do
Thursday, November 12th 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Callum Macaulay

We will talk about the scholarship process, the most important aspects you need to be aware of.

Callum Macaulay
Presenter:
Callum Macaulay
Date
Thursday, November 12th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
A Beginner's Guide To Our Platform and Maximising Your Profile
Tuesday, November 17th 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Chris McManus

A guide on our online platform covering what you need to know and how to get the most out of your profile.

Chris McManus
Presenter:
Chris McManus
Date
Tuesday, November 17th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
Everything You Need To Know About The University & College Admissions Process
Wednesday, November 18th 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Craig Hughes

This workshop will discuss the University/College admissions processes, required documents, sending SAT/ACT scores, proof of finances, medical records and the i-20 document.

Craig Hughes
Presenter:
Craig Hughes
Date
Wednesday, November 18th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
The Scholarship Process - What You Need To Know and Do
Tuesday, November 24th 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Callum Macaulay

We will talk about the scholarship process, the most important aspects you need to be aware of.

Callum Macaulay
Presenter:
Callum Macaulay
Date
Tuesday, November 24th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
Your Essential Checklist Ahead of Your Departure to the USA
Wednesday, November 25th 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Craig Hughes

Pre-departure is going to make sure you have everything you need in place, some of which will be obvious, but there may be the odd thing you hadn’t realised.

Craig Hughes
Presenter:
Craig Hughes
Date
Wednesday, November 25th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
How To Prepare As An Athlete For Pre-Season In The USA
Wednesday, December 2nd 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Gary McDonald

This workshop will give you an insight in how to prepare for pre-season in the US. It will cover various types of exercise including strength & conditioning, cardio-vascular endurance, speed and circuit training. In addition, it will relate specifically to nutrition and what you should eat on a day to day basis.

Gary McDonald
Presenter:
Gary McDonald
Date
Wednesday, December 2nd 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
A Beginner's Guide To Our Platform and Maximising Your Profile
Thursday, December 3rd 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Chris McManus

A guide on our online platform covering what you need to know and how to get the most out of your profile.

Chris McManus
Presenter:
Chris McManus
Date
Thursday, December 3rd 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT
The Scholarship Process - What You Need To Know and Do
Tuesday, December 8th 2020
18:00 PM GMT
Callum Macaulay

We will talk about the scholarship process, the most important aspects you need to be aware of.

Callum Macaulay
Presenter:
Callum Macaulay
Date
Tuesday, December 8th 2020
Starts:
18:00 PM GMT
Ends:
19:00 PM GMT