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1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport (QCF)

1st-4-sport-qualification-logo-new 1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport (QCF) is designed for you if you work, or aspire to work, in a physical education and school sport setting. The course will introduce you to a number of roles in providing Physical Education and School Sport (PESS). 

Dates and times

Course dates coming soon.

This is a blended learning course with a combination of taught sessions, on-line resources and individual study. The course takes approximately one school year to complete.

Price

The full cost of the course is £700. The deposit cost is £50.

Content

Whilst enrolled upon the course you will develop your knowledge and skills to be able to support the delivery of PE and sport programmes in a school sport environment. You will study the following units to teach you how to effectively plan, conduct and evaluate PESS activity: 

  • Understand child and young person development
  • Understand how to safeguard the wellbeing of children and young people
  • Support assessment for learning
  • Plan a physical education and school sport programme
  • Deliver a physical education and school sport programme
  • Review a physical education and school sport programme

The course is assessed via...

  • Portfolio 
  • Practical PE lesson delivery

(The practical assessment must take place in a school environment which is to be arranged by the student on a date agreed with the assessor).

Requirements

You must be 16-years-old of age to enrol upon the course. You must also hold a Level 2 physical education or sport related qualification, examples include the 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Learning in Physical Education and School Sport (QCF) and GCSE in Physical Education grades A*-C.  You must also be able to effectively communicate in English prior to registering for the qualification. You must hold a current DBS certificate.

Award

Upon successful completion of this course students are awarded the 1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport (QCF). 

The award is recognised as an industry standard qualification and can help to become a Teaching Assistant, as it leads to the Level 3 Award in Support Teaching and Learning in Schools (QCF). The award will prepare you for employment in a school sport setting.