ABOUT THE EDUCATION
NVQ LEVEL 2 IN ACTIVITY LEADERSHIP
Full time and the course is FREE.
WHAT ARE THE AIMS OF THIS COURSE?
If you are interested in sport, this course provides the knowledge, skills and experience needed to gain an entry level job in the sports and leisure industry or to progress onto further education.
WHAT ARE THE AREAS COVERED BY THIS COURSE?
The course includes the study of the following areas, for example:
Preparing for and leading activity sessions
Supporting the work of the team and organisation
Promoting health, safety and welfare in activity leisure and recreation
Contributing to participants’ personal and social development
WHAT QUALIFICATIONS DO I NEED TO GET INTO THIS COURSE?
Entry Level and GCSE’s D-G (3-1 in new grading)
HOW IS THE COURSE ASSESSED?
You will be assessed in a variety of ways, including practical tasks and assignments.
WHICH QUALIFICATION WILL I BE AWARDED IF I SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETE THIS COURSE?
On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Activity Leadership. You will also have the opportunity to complete Functional Skills qualifications in Maths and English if needed and also develop important skills – like communication, team working, presentation and problem solving.
WHAT WILL I BE ABLE TO GO ON TO DO AFTER I’VE COMPLETED THIS COURSE?
On completion of this course you can progress onto a BTEC Level 3 in Sport at the club you are at. Advice on opportunities for further study will be provided during your course by our education provider.
WHAT ARE THE CAREER OPPORTUNITIES?
The NVQ Level 2 in Activity Leadership can lead to work in a leisure centre or gym, or in general sports coaching. Advice and guidance will be provided during your course by our education provider and also can be discussed at parent/guardian evenings.