TOVO Institute – Journey To Extraordinary

Training. Education. Inspiration.

Learn the TOVO way from wherever you are

A Platform for Pure Development

We unleash the full potential of players and coaches worldwide. Our programs are designed with your development in mind. No politics. No power struggles. Pure learning. Professional development with a pinch of inspiration. Explore our online programs as you advance your career and explore football beyond traditional training.

Experience TOVO Anywhere & Everywhere

TOVO unleashes the full potential of coaches worldwide. We invite you to rethink and redesign talent development beyond traditional training. Explore our dynamic and practical coaching courses delivered through interactive webcasts, video, online courses, and training camps.

Journey to Extraordinary

We know too much to teach the way we were taught. We are too intelligent to be sold the nonsense that perpetuates poor pedagogical practices. We are done with average. There is too much average out there already.

From this day forward only extraordinary will do.

YOU ARE IN GOOD COMPANY

TOVO Trains Coaches & Players From The Best Clubs In The World

Innovative Training

TOVO Training is intelligent football training designed to develop players of great cognition, competence and character. Unlike traditional training, TOVO is based upon sound pedagogical practices that encourage players to seek effective solutions with vision, precision, and pace. A proven program for professional academies and youth teams worldwide, TOVO will help you rethink and redesign talent development.

Action Learning Model

Learning is achieved through ambition, dedication, and resilience. With this in mind, our learning model presents dynamic challenges to be explored with commitment. TOVO coaches and players learn proactively and reflect respectfully. We understand that learning is a process riddled with error and peppered with perseverance. We are educators first and our task is to nurture people of great cognition, competence, and character.

Promoting Learning & Joy

Learning is the key to all human development. We understand the power of learning and joy and promote both with vigor. Our programs are founded upon sound pedagogical principles and based upon profound research into human development.

Innovative Training

TOVO Training is intelligent football training designed to develop players of great cognition, competence and character. Unlike traditional training, TOVO is based upon sound pedagogical practices that encourage players to seek effective solutions with vision, precision, and pace. A proven program for professional academies and youth teams worldwide, TOVO will help you rethink and redesign talent development.

Action Learning Model

Learning is achieved through ambition, dedication, and resilience. With this in mind, our learning model presents dynamic challenges to be explored with commitment. TOVO coaches and players learn proactively and reflect respectfully. We understand that learning is a process riddled with error and peppered with perseverance. We are educators first and our task is to nurture people of great cognition, competence, and character.

Promoting Learning & Joy

Learning is the key to all human development. We understand the power of learning and joy and promote both with vigor. Our programs are founded upon sound pedagogical principles and based upon profound research into human development.

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