Level 3 Award in Higher Sports Leadership

Course content

Units

  • Developing leadership skills
  • Provision of sport within the community
  • Lead sessions designed to improve fitness
  • Organise and lead a sports event or competition
  • Legal and ethical responsibilities when working with others
  • Lead sport/activity sessions for children*
  • Lead sport/activity sessions for older people*
  • Lead sport/activity sessions for disabled people*

*Two units out of the three must be chosen

Who is the course for?

This course is for people who have an interest and who are looking for a career in sport and leadership. Learners must be aged 16 or above. Learners must have completed the Level 2 Award in Community Sports Leadership qualification.

Assessment method

  • Written assessment and interview
  • Completion of log book
  • 30 hours community sports volunteering
  • Basic First Aid certificate

Entry requirements

Working towards Level 1 English. Must have completed the Level 2 Award in Community Sports Leadership qualification.

Future opportunities / career options

Volunteer experience at sporting events and competitions. Progression to Level 3 Exercise and Fitness. Sports Coaching, Personal Training and Teaching Assistant opportunities may arise on completion of this course.

When does the course run?

To be confirmed.

Course Fees

£700 – Not everyone pays course fees, please see Money Matters for further information.