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Leisure and Sports Development Level 3 Apprenticeship at Preston's College

Course description

Then an Apprenticeship in Sports and Leisure is ideal. Our unique Apprenticeships are perfect if you want to work in the Sports and Leisure industry in the operation and development of sport and leisure facilities. The Level 2 and 3 Apprenticeship provides four routes qualifications that you could take. Level 2 includes leisure operations and activity leadership. Level 3 includes leisure management and sports development.

Course content

In Level 3 Leisure Management you’ll learn how to lead a team in active leisure, promoting customer care in active leisure, and set objectives and provide support for active leisure team.

In Level 3 Sports Development you’ll learn how to manage your own resources and professional development, contribute to strategic development in sport and active leisure, ensure the health, safety, welfare and security of customers and staff.

You are also required to study functional skills such as maths, English and computing, as well as any additional qualifications that your employment needs.

Entry requirements

All Apprenticeships require an initial assessment, interview and employment in the industry. You will also need Level 2 qualification in the subject or 5 GCSEs at grades A*-C including English and maths at grade C or above with at least a D in the remaining subject.


Assessment includes course work, exams (written and practical), oral questioning, a portfolio of evidence, practical demonstrations and assignments.

Future opportunities

On successful completion of this Apprenticeship programme you’ll be equipped with the necessary skills and qualifications required for working within the sports industry and there are various employment opportunities. You could continue with your employment and progress to university level study.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Preston's College directly.

Last updated date: 25 May 2016
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