Industry-specific qualifications

Choose a wide range of qualifications to deliver, not just the coaching qualifications for which we are recognised as the market leader.

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There is a variety of Apprenticeship Frameworks within the sector for which we can provide you with qualifications to make up a full Apprenticeship or a significant part of one.

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Physical Education and School Sport

These qualifications develop learners’ knowledge and skills to support teachers with the delivery of PE and sport activities in a school environment.

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Spectator Safety

Essential qualifications for any spectator safety programme. Includes the only accredited qualification currently available that introduces learners to the principles of dealing with incidents involving pyrotechnic devices.

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Ideal qualifications to help your learners develop their sport-specific leadership skills.

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Support and Guidance for your Planning

Our ongoing consultancy service provides you with support and guidance with curriculum planning, including how to embed our qualifications within your existing sports study programmes.

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We are the only awarding organisation with an extensive portfolio of coaching qualifications, many of which are part of a UK Coaching Certificate (UKCC) endorsed coach education programme.

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Developing and awarding qualifications for the active leisure and learning industry.

1st4sport Qualifications is an awarding body recognised and regulated in England by the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual), who also regulate vocational qualifications in Northern Ireland. We are further regulated in Wales by Qualifications Wales and in Scotland by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) Accreditation. We specialise in offering vocational and occupational qualifications in the active leisure, learning and well-being sector.

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1st4sport Spectator Safety Suite

From football matches to pop concerts, you can make sure spectators enjoy coming back again and again to well-managed events, free from safety concerns.

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Working in partnership with PGL

As an organisation who provide outdoor activities and pursuits, PGL needed flexible qualifications for their employees. That’s where 1st4sport Qualifications could help.

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It’s not just our ability to provide credible, nationally regulated qualifications that makes us an excellent option; 1st4sport Qualifications is your best choice of awarding organisation for a number of reasons.

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