1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Managing Sports Volunteers
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Qualification Number: 600/0374/1
This qualification provides benefit to you through an opportunity to develop knowledge and understanding of the principles of managing volunteers in sport and enable you to study both the theoretical and technical aspects of managing sports volunteers.The qualification is composed of four mandatory units.
The qualification is recognised as the industry standard level 3 qualification for managing sports volunteers. It is also recognised by and has the support of a range of providers including FE colleges.
The qualification is designed to provide you with the opportunity to develop both the technical and theoretical aspects of the principles of managing volunteers in a sporting context. While not mutually exclusive, the qualification’s primary target group is people working with volunteers in a paid/professional capacity or volunteers in a more senior role.
You do not need to hold any specific qualifications to register for this qualification however you do need to be at least 16 years old.
This qualification leads to further learning or training in the area of sport. This qualification may lead to paid or voluntary roles within the industry.
The skills and knowledge developed through this qualification may also be used to enable you to progress to other industry-relevant qualifications in coaching, activity leadership, supporting Physical Education in schools sport and sports development.
Recognised centres offering this qualification determine their own fees and they will vary from centre to centre. If the qualification is delivered as part of an apprenticeship, it is unlikely that there will be a charge. Where fees are charged, they should entitle you to a programme of learning and assessment, registration and certification for the qualification, a 1st4sport Qualifications’ Learner Pack and appropriate learning resource. For further information on the costs of courses, please contact a recognised centre.