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1st4Sport

1st4Sport

Sportscape is the first Recognised and Approved Centre in Cheshire to be able to deliver the 1st4Sport Qualifications:

  • 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Learning in Physical Education and School Sport (QCF)
  • 1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Learning in Physical Education and School Sport (QCF)
  • 1st4sport Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport (QCF)
  • Level 3 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning

These qualifications can be stand alone, or used as part of our Apprenticeship Framework for Coaches/Tutors. Download Apprentice Information Pack in here.

The qualification provides:

  • a basis on which to make informed choices about an appropriate career in physical education and school sport
  • an opportunity to develop an understanding of supporting learning in physical education and school sport
  • an opportunity to develop physical education and school sport knowledge and skills that can be applied to different educational and school sport related settings, such as coaching
  • an introduction to a career as a physical education teacher
  • an introduction to other opportunities to work as physical education and school sport professionals e.g. Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA), Teaching Assistant (TA), Coach, Sports Development Officer, Volunteer, Leader

afPE believe that by 2015 “coaches employed in or by schools supporting Curriculum time PE should be qualified to a Level 2 National Governing Body (NGB) Award and be working towards a Level 2 and 3 Certificate in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport or equivalent, to comply with the forthcoming afPE Safe Practice Guidance for Schools.”

afPE, March 2013