Vocational Course

Sport & Active Leisure Level 1

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About this course

This introductory course in Sport & Active Leisure is designed to suit your needs and interests if you are an active sports enthusiast.

It is a highly practical and enjoyable course that consists of 10 units across the duration of the course.

What will I learn?

  • Safe Learning in the Work Place
  • Taking Part in Sport
  • Assisting at a Sport or Active Leisure Event
  • Taking Part in Exercise and Fitness
  • How the Body Works
  • Planning Own Fitness Programme
  • Assisting a Leader or Active Leisure Activities to Plan and Deliver an Activity
  • Working in Sport and Active Leisure
  • Working in a Team
  • Job Opportunities in Sport and Active Leisure
  • Physical Activities for Children

To further enhance your employability skills there will be opportunities for you to complete a one week work placement. This compulsory aspect of the course gives you the chance to apply the knowledge gained in class to the real world of work.

How will I be assessed?

Assessments will be in the form of assignment tasks, homework and practical observations.

What do I need?

Literacy and numeracy test plus satisfactory interview.

Where can it take me?

  • College - a Level 2 vocational course, particularly in Sport
Activity Organiser
Recreation Assistant
Fitness Instructor
After School Club Assistant

Additional Information

Purchasing a College kit is essential for practical lessons.