This course is ideal for those with aspirations to join the sport and leisure industry. Using a combination of theory and practical sessions, you will learn what is required to work in this exciting industry.
During your course, you will have the opportunity to learn about a selection of integral subjects including:
You will also gain skills in teamwork, communication, leadership, fitness, resilience, honesty, enthusiasm, commitment, discipline and respect, as well as improving confidence.
You will have the opportunity to visit dozens of sport and leisure venues, receiving talks from industry professionals and going offsite to train at some of Kent’s finest facilities.
Sport and leisure is more than a job – it requires a different level of commitment – so from day one, these themes will be used to educate and prepare you for employment.
Our Level 2 Sport and Leisure course will have a strong focus on work experience, with all students working at Your Leisure facilities for 1–2 days per week. Through Your Leisure, you will also undertake the Lifeguard NPLQ, the Pool Plant Operator (PPO) Certificate and the First Aid at Work qualification. Upon successful completion of the NPLQ, you will receive guaranteed paid work from Your Leisure.
Trips and activities to support your learning will include:
This Study Programme will include English and maths at an appropriate level, and it will support the development of skills towards employability and suitability to progress onto the next level of study.
Through a combination of practical work, presentations, practical observations and a portfolio of assignments, case studies and tests.
On successful completion, you could progress onto a Level 3 course or seek employment across a range of sport and leisure careers including working in sports centres, assisting sports coaches, working with children and assisting in the fitness industry.
4 Ds or 3s including English and maths or a relevant Full Level 1.
Additional costs will include: