What does the qualification cover?
This qualification provides the knowledge needed to understand the Active Leisure and Learning sector and the roles within it. It covers a wide range of topics such as: employment law, legislation and procedures, personal development and career opportunities.
Who is it suitable for?
Anyone who wants to work or has just started working in the sport and active leisure industry. This could include working in: leisure centres, sports clubs, activity centres, adventure playgrounds and playwork clubs.
What are the entry requirements?
You should be at least 16 years old.
How many credits are required to complete it?
The Level 2 Award requires 6 credits.
How is it assessed?
It will be assessed by your tutor or assessor using a range of methods. This could include written assignments, scenario or case study or a task.
Do you need to be working to take this qualification?
No, as this is a knowledge only qualification.
How long does it take to complete?
You can usually complete it in 6 months or less.
What related qualifications can you progress to?
The Level 2 or Level 3 Diploma in Playwork.
Which type of job roles can you apply for on completion?
This qualification does not qualify you to work but does complement a fuller programme of learning.