Higher Sports Leadership Certificate at Sussex Downs College
The HSLC is an exciting course where you complete 7 units of study about sport leadership. You will also complete 30 hours of community sports work with children, and people with disabilities. The units of study include: developing leadership skills, provision of sport within the community, leading sessions designed to improve fitness, organising and leading a sports event or competition, legal and ethical responsibilities when working with others, leading sport/activity sessions for children and leading sport/activity sessions for disabled people. The ability to work in a team is essential.
You will need to meet our standard entry requirements.
You will need the Community Sports Leadership Award.
This is a practical course and there will be continual assessment throughout. Assessment is based on the skills required for leadership. A sporting background is not a specific requirement. A professional approach to leading and coaching is required throughout the course.There will be an independent assessor who assesses you whilst working through your 30 voluntary hours.
This course can provide a pathway to teaching, coaching, sports development, sports administration, sports centre work and the leisure industry. This is a nationally recognised qualification and is recognised by Higher Education and the workplace as a course that develops leadership skills.
The ability to work in a team is essential.
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.