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Level 3

1st4sport Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport

Codes

Qualification number
600/9577/5
SFA/LAD funding code
600/9577/5

Learners

Required age
16 +

Learning hours

Guided learning hours
283
Total qualification hours
540

Key dates

Operational start date
01/06/2013
Qualification review date
31/12/2022
Certification end date
31/12/2025

Overview

This qualification offers a key introduction to roles within the area of providing Physical Education and School Sport (PESS) and is primarily suitable for people already working in this sector.

Your learners will gain the knowledge and skills to lead the delivery of PE and sport programmes in a school sport environment and grow their knowledge of the kinds of opportunities that exist within the sector.

The skills that they learn may also be applicable to other sporting roles, such as coaching.

Prepares learners with the knowledge and skills to deliver PE and sport programmes in a school sport environment
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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 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 3 Award in Supporting the Delivery of Dance in Physical Education and School Sport
Learners may also wish to undertake other relevant qualifications, such as:
  • a recognised Level 2 or Level 3 coaching qualification, where applicable
  • 1st4sport Level 2 Award in Multi-Skill Development in Sport

This qualification prepares learners for employment in a school sport setting through providing an introduction to opportunities to work as a physical education and school sport professional, such as a children’’s activity professional; sports development officer; sports coach; sports volunteer or leader.
The qualification can help you become a qualified Teaching Assistant (TA) or Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA). This is because four of the components within this qualification are available within the complete Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools. The qualification assessment has also been mapped against professional standards for teaching assistants developed in June 2016.

Level 3

1st4sport Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport

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