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Level 2

1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Learning in Physical Education and School Sport

Codes

Qualification number
603/2131/3
SFA/LAD funding code
603/2131/3

Learners

Required age
16 +

Learning hours

Guided learning hours
80
Total qualification hours
180

Key dates

Operational start date
01/09/2017
Qualification review date
31/12/2022
Certification end date
31/12/2024

Overview

Your learners will be introduced to a number of roles in the area of Physical Education and School Sport (PESS). As well as learning how to prepare and lead PE and school sport activities, they will develop their understanding of safe practice and the principles of inclusion, child development through movement and promoting lifelong health and well-being.

The qualification has been developed in partnership with the Association for Physical Education (afPE). While the qualification may lead to paid or voluntary roles supporting delivery within a Physical Education and School Sport setting, under the guidance and supervision of a qualified teacher, as part of a schools overarching curriculum, the skills can be used by those aspiring to work in other sporting roles, such as coaching or a children's activity professional.

Develops the knowledge and skills needed to support the delivery of PE and sport activities in a school sport environment under the direct supervision of a more qualified individual
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Qualification Progression

Learners may wish to undertake the following qualifications to further develop their understanding in this area:

  • 1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport
  • 1st4sport Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport
  • 1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Physical Development and Physical Activity in the Early Years
  • 1st4sport Level 2 Award in Multi-Skills Development in Sport

This qualification may lead to paid or voluntary roles as a Physical Education and School Sport support delivery, a coach, a children’’s activity professional or a sports leader in schools, under the guidance and supervision of a qualified teacher, normally as part of a schools overarching curriculum.

Level 2

1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Learning in Physical Education and School Sport

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