Tag Archives: Academy


CFLPA x CFL Mentorship 2023

APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR ACADEMY MEMBERS The second annual CFLPA Academy x CFL Mentorship program will take place in Toronto Feb 28th-March 2nd culminating with the CFL Super-Regional Combine March 3rd 2023. Applications for the program will be accepted January 5th– 13th with the selection process occurring the following week. If interested, please download the […]

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David Beard – Football Player AND Electrician

The CFL Players Association (CFLPA) along with Canada’s Building Trades Unions (CBTU) and Skillplan aim to provide all CFLPA members access to training and apprenticeships in the unionized skilled trades. Through this partnership, CFLPA members gain access to the opportunities that exist in over 60 different skilled trades that make up the CBTU, including access […]

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Media Release 2.23.22

MEDIA RELEASE February 23, 2022 CFLPA Academy partners with Royal Roads University to offer Sport Leadership programming Royal Roads University News: https://www.royalroads.ca VICTORIA, B.C. – The CFL Players’ Association (CFLPA) and Royal Roads University (RRU) are teaming up to harness and add to the lessons learned on the gridiron, to prepare current Canadian Football League (CFL) […]


Media Release 2.22.22

February 22, 2022 MEDIA RELEASE SIX PLAYERS SELECTED TO PARTICIPATE IN INAUGURAL PLAYER MENTORSHIP PROGRAM Joint CFL and CFLPA initiative to help prepare players for life away from the field   TORONTO (February 22, 2022) – Six players have been selected as the first cohort in the Canadian Football League (CFL) Player Mentorship Program. The […]

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CFLPA Academy Announces New Partnership with Ontario Tech University

MEDIA RELEASE July 28, 2021 CFLPA Academy Announces New Partnership with Ontario Tech University TORONTO, ON – The CFLPA Academy and Ontario Tech University have established a new partnership aimed at helping address the diverse needs of the CFLPA membership as they transition to the life after Football. This exciting new partnership will leverage Ontario […]