Activity Leadership Apprenticeship

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership

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Jo Mortimer, Apprenticeship Programme Manager, PGL

“Anyone looking to offer functional skills as part of an apprenticeship should look no further than 1st4sport Qualifications. Specifically developed for the sector, it makes them the perfect qualifications to offer our learners.”

Mark Leigh, Director, Essential Sports Training Ltd


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The Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership is designed for those individuals who wish to gain both the knowledge and skills to effectively plan, deliver/lead and evaluate a series of activities. The activities that learners choose could include Outdoors, Exercise and Fitness, and Coaching and Leadership, which relate to the different pathways within this apprenticeship.

To find out what qualifications you can deliver as a part of this Apprenticeship, click on each component of the graphic below to reveal the relevant 1st4sport qualification.

Qualifications that can be Delivered as Part of this Apprenticeship:

Competence qualification

Learners must complete the following competency qualification to successfully achieve this apprenticeship:

1st4sport Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Activity Leadership
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Knowledge qualification Outdoors Pathway
or
Knowledge qualification Exercise and Fitness Pathway
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Knowledge qualification Coaching Pathway
or
Knowledge qualification Leadership Pathway

Learners must choose from one of the four following pathways and complete a minimum of one qualification within the chosen pathway to successfully achieve this apprenticeship:

Outdoors
Exercise and Fitness
Coaching
Leadership

Pathway 1: Outdoors

1st4sport Level 2 Award in Introductory Work in the Outdoors
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Water Skiing/Wakeboarding
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Orienteering
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Pathway 2: Exercise and Fitness

1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Strength and Conditioning for Sport
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Pathway 3: Coaching

1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Football
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Angling
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate for Coaches in Badminton
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Basketball
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Bowls
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Children’s Cricket
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Young People and Adults Cricket
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Cycling
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Fives
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Gymnastics
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Hockey
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Handball
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Participation Motor Sport
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Performance Motor Sport
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Orienteering
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Parkour/Freerunning
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in the Principles and Preparations for Coaching Sport
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Rounders
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Rowing
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Rugby League
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Rugby Union
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Strength and Conditioning for Sport
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Table Tennis
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Tennis
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1st4sport Level 2 Triathlon Coach
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Volleyball
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Water Skiing/Wakeboarding
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Wrestling
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Pathway 4: Leadership

1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in the Principles and Preparations for Coaching Sport
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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Learning in Physical Education and School Sport
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Employee rights and responsibilities

Learners must complete the following mandatory technical certificate in employment awareness to successfully achieve this apprenticeship:

1st4sport Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning
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Functional skills qualifications

Learners must complete the following Functional Skills qualifications to successfully achieve this apprenticeship:

1st4sport Functional Skills Qualification in English at Level 1
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1st4sport Functional Skills Qualification in Maths at Level 1
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Additional employer requirements

Learners must choose from one of the four following pathways and complete a minimum of one qualification within the chosen pathway to successfully achieve this apprenticeship:

Outdoors
Exercise and Fitness
Coaching
Leadership

Pathway 1: Outdoors

Any 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching or 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching can be used for apprentices working on sites where they are responsible for delivering coaching sessions in a context of a specific sport.

Pathway 2: Exercise and Fitness

1st4sport Level 2 Award in Multi-Skills Development in Sport
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Any 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching or 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching can be used for apprentices working on sites where they are responsible for delivering coaching sessions in a context of a specific sport.

Pathway 3: Coaching

1st4sport Level 2 Award in the Principles of Coaching Sport
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1st4sport Level 2 Award in Multi-Skills Development in Sport
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Any 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching or 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching can be used for apprentices working on sites where they are responsible for delivering coaching sessions in a context of a specific sport.

Pathway 4: Leadership

1st4sport Level 2 Award in Multi-Skills Development in Sport
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Any 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching or 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching can be used for apprentices working on sites where they are responsible for delivering coaching sessions in a context of a specific sport.

The examples of the 2nd Chance Project and Essential Sports Training Ltd show you how organisations have used our qualifications when delivering this apprenticeship.

How You Can Offer 1st4sport’s Qualifications

If you would like to offer this qualification, please contact [email protected]

1st4sport is constantly developing new qualifications that are being added to apprenticeship frameworks. Keep checking this page for details.