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Higher Sports Leader Award at Barrow-in-Furness Sixth Form College

Course description

The HSLA is the advanced version of the community sports leader award. It qualifies you to coach unsupervised and successful completion earns you UCAS points to assist with entry into university. The course builds on the skills developed in CSLA. Eight units must be completed in Developing Leadership Skills, Provision of Sport in the Community; leading sessions designed to improve fitness; lead and organise an ‘event’; legal and ethical responsibilities in working with others lead activity sessions for primary children, disabled and the older adult. The HSLA is a very practical course that will benefit anyone who wants a career working with others.

Entry requirements

You must have successfully completed the Community Sports Leader Award to study at Higher level.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Barrow-in-Furness Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 12 August 2016
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    • 1. Leave the M6 at Junction 36 and follow signs for the A590 and Barrow (33 miles).
      2. After 25 miles pass through Ulverston and then the villages of Swarthmoor and Lindal.
      3. At the third roundabout after this take the first exit, signposted Furness General Hospital and Furness Abbey.
      4. At the next roundabout take the second exit.
      5. Pass Abbey House Hotel on the left and take the first turning on the left into Rating Lane.
      6. The College is 400 yards down Rating Lane on the left hand side.