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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Physical Activity and Sport within the School Environment
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- 16 +
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The 1st4sport level 2 Certificate in Physical Activity and Sport Within the School Environment is ideal for learners aspiring to support the delivery of school sport programmes.
They will gain the practical and theoretical knowledge to support the delivery of safe and inclusive curricular and extra-curricular physical education and sport programmes within a school environment, under the direct supervision of a more qualified individual.
This will ensure that they have the skills and understanding necessary to support the development of children and young people in a school sport environment.
While this qualification focuses on physical activity and sport, it is also relevant for learners aspiring to work in other roles in sport, such as coaching. It isn't sport or setting-specific, and each learner can complete the assessments in their specific setting within the school environment, focusing on the appropriate context for their role.
Learners may wish to undertake the following qualifications to further develop their understanding in this area:
·1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Delivering Physical Activity and Sport within the School Environment
1st4sport Level 3 Award in Education and Training
·1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching
·1st4sport Level 2 Award in Multi-Skill Development in Sport
This qualification may lead to paid or voluntary roles in supporting delivery in Physical Activity and School Sport, 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.