Sheffield Sharks Learning & Development Academy

The Sheffield Sharks Learning & Development Academy was launched in 2020 and is based at our Peaks Campus.




Sheffield Sharks Learning & Development Academy

Latest academy news

All the latest news and updates from our Sheffield Sharks Learning & Development Academy:

Students in the academy are able to interact with representatives from the Sheffield Sharks throughout the academic year, taking part in activities such as:

  • masterclasses and live demonstrations
  • activities and live project briefs set by the Sheffield Sharks
  • workplace visits and placement opportunities

All of these activities are designed to help the students develop the knowledge and skills they obtain in the classroom, whilst providing them with industry experience to improve their employability.


About The Sheffield Sharks

The Sheffield Sharks are a professional basketball team who compete in the top tier basketball league in the UK – the British Basketball League (BBL). The Sharks are one of the most decorated teams in BBL history, boasting 14 different league titles.

The club has played in many venues throughout their 25 year history – the Sheffield Arena, Ponds Forge, and currently the EIS – Sheffield (coined ‘The Tank’).

In addition to their sporting accomplishments, The Sharks have a well-established history of giving back to their local community through various initiatives and sponsorship projects. 

To find out more about The Sheffield Sharks, please visit


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