Level 2 Extended Certificate

Sport (Adventure)

If you love outdoor adventure and would like to work in the industry, this course is a great introduction for your career. Modules are structured to help build your confidence ready to become a successful leader in outdoor and adventurous activities.

A good proportion of teaching will be delivered through practical sessions including rock climbing,  canoeing, kayaking, mountain walking, camping and sailing.

What will I study?

  • Physical activity, health and wellbeing 
  • Physical preparation and readiness for sport and physical activity 
  • Inclusivity, diversity and equality in delivering sport and physical activity 
  • Leading sport and physical activity sessions (outdoor activities) 
  • Customer service in sport and physical activity 
  • Components and principles of fitness training  for sport and physical activity 
  • Practical Sport (land and water based outdoor activities) 
  • Assisting sports coaching (outdoor activities) 
  • Functional Skills or GCSE in English and Maths depending on previous qualifications

How long will it take?

  • 1 year, full-time

What qualifications do I need to start?

What qualifications will I gain?

Course options after this programme

Career options

  • Work in a sport shop
  • Work at a leisure club
  • Work at outdoor activity centres
  • Good preparation for public services
  • Apprentice instructor