Apprenticeships in Sport and Active Leisure

  • Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy
  • Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy
  • Level 3 Diploma in Preventing Injuries in Sport and Active Leisure
  • Level 3 Diploma in Massage and Therapies for Sport TECH Level – aimed at school 16-18
  • Level 3 Award in Nutrition for Physical Activity
  • Level 3 Award in Tapping and Strapping for Sport and Active Leisure

Apprenticeship Pathways Available

  • Exercise and Fitness
  • Gym Based Exercise
  • Exercise to Music
  • Exercise and Physical Activity for Children
  • Personal Training
  • Sports

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Instructing Exercise and Fitness

The course involves successful completion of the following specialist units:

  • Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Instructing Exercise and Fitness
  • Includes 1 of the following Knowledge/Technical qualifications:-
    Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing
    or
    Level 2 Diploma in Exercise, Health and Fitness
    or
    Level 2 Certificate in Instructing Exercise to Music to Older people with Disabilities.
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning
  • Level 1 or 2 Award in Personal Learning and Thinking Skills.
  • Functional Skills in Mathematics and English (depending on GCSE grades)

Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Exercise and Fitness

The course involves successful completion of the following specialist units:

  • Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Personal Training
  • Knowledge/Technical qualification;- Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning
  • Level 1 or 2 Award in Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
  • Functional Skills in Mathematics and English (depending on GCSE grades)

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership

The course involves successful completion of the following specialist units:

  • Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Activity Leadership
  • Includes 1 of the following Knowledge/Technical qualifications:-
    Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing
    or
    Level 2 Diploma in Exercise, Health and Fitness
    or
    Level 2 Certificate in Instructing Exercise to Music to Older people with Disabilities.
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning
  • Level 1 or 2 Award in Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
  • Functional Skills in Mathematics and English (depending on GCSE grades)

Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Sports Development

The course involves successful completion of the following specialist units:

  • Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Sports Development
  • Knowledge/Technical qualification;- Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training (not available with VTCT)
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) Level 3 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning
  • Level 2 Award in Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
  • Functional Skills in Mathematics and English (depending on GCSE grades)

To be accepted onto this course, you are normally required to have:

  • Minimum of 3 D’s, but C’s or above are preferred
  • A VRQ in hair or beauty or other related qualifications
  • A strong commitment to working in the industry

You will have to provide stationary equipment and buy a full kit, text book and uniform. Any specialist equipment will be provided by The Academy.

You will be assessed throughout the course by building a portfolio of evidence. The apprenticeship program requires the completion of all the specialist units. You may be asked to bring in clients for practical assessments.
Learners can use the Apprenticeship route to progress to a NVQ Level 4 or HND courses including university or seek employment in the industry. If you would like more information please contact us on 077432 432362 or email info@academytraining.co.uk.