Outdoor Adventure and Sports Coaching

Introduction

Course Title: Advanced Apprenticeship in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Physical Education and School Sport
Course Code: OR198



The qualification is perfect for those who already work or aspire to work in a physical education and school sport setting as it is specifically designed to provide them with a greater understanding of programmes of study for physical education, the national curriculum and the environment in which they will be operating.
Five units of the qualification will qualify the learner as a Teaching Assistant.

Overview

Qualification

NVQ Diploma in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport (QCF)

Course Content

Units include:
Communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults
Schools as organisations
Understand Child and Young Person Development
Understand How to Safeguard the Wellbeing of Children and Young People
Support assessment for learning
Plan a Physical Education and School Sport Programme
Deliver a Physical Education and School Sport Programme
Review the Delivery of a Physical Education and School Sport Programme
Organise and lead a sports event or competition
Preparing for the mentoring role
Support gifted and talented learners
Facilitate community-based sport and physical activity.

Entry Requirements

Level 2 Physical Education or sport related qualification OR GCSE in Physical Education Grade 9-4 or A*-C OR Level 2 National Governing Body of Sport coaching qualification OR Level 2 BTEC in Sport OR Level 2 qualification in sports activity leadership OR 1st4Sport recognised equivalent. Ability to communicate effectively in English (listening, speaking, reading and writing). You will need a keen interest in and lots of enthusiasm for working with children in a school environment and will be required to find suitable relevant employment.

Next Steps

Higher Education PGCE

Career Opportunities

Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) Teaching Assistant (TA) Sports Development Officer Sports Coach, Volunteer or Leader