NVQ LEVEL 2 ACTIVITY IN LEADERSHIP

COURSE OVERVIEW

Aimed at those wishing to pursue a career in sport and recreation, outdoors, in sports development, or at an assistant instructor level, this qualification provides excellent foundations for progressing directly into the workplace or on to the BTEC Level Subsidiary Diploma.

The course consists of practical work and theory-based units, which include:

  • Preparing a Session
  • Leading a Session
  • Concluding and Reviewing a Session
  • Contributing to Work in a Team
  • Promoting Safety in Sport
  • Working with other Organisations
  • Encouraging Participation in Sport

The practical work includes coaching in local colleges and schools, as well as at out-of-school clubs and leisure centres. On top of coaching, you will complete a work placement within the Sport and Active Leisure Industry. The course is continually assessed, with the final assessment being based on portfolio work and practical observations.

FEATURES/BENEFITS

Throughout your studies, you will have the opportunity to complete extra qualifications in first aid and sports leadership. There are also a range of trips and team-building activities included throughout the course.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

4 GCSE Grade D, which must be in English Language or Maths.

PROGRESSION OPPORTUNITIES

All learners on the course will be challenged to progress to one of our Level 3 Sport Courses. These are the BTEC L3 Subsidiary Diploma Sport and the BTEC L3 90 Credit Diploma Sport. Both these courses are 1 year in duration and learners can "top-up" in Year 2 of Level 3 to complete with A Level equivalent qualifications.