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Sports development: Sports Development

This information is taken from an apprenticeship framework. It sets out what qualifications the apprentice can achieve.

Warning This apprenticeship is closed to new starters from 1 August 2020

Summary of this apprenticeship framework

Level
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
Typical length
18 months
Current funding band
Up to £2,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
Suitable roles for apprentices
  • Community Sports / Sports Specific Development Officer
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the kinds of skills apprentices will learn.
Qualifications

Apprentices will achieve a practical (or 'competence') qualification:

  • NVQ Diploma in Sports Development

Apprentices will also achieve a theory-based (or 'knowledge') qualification:

  • Award in Increasing Participation in Sport and Active Leisure in Community Settings
  • Certificate in Increasing Participation in Sport and Active Leisure in Community Settings
  • Certificate in Managing Sports Volunteers
  • Certificate in Sports Development
  • Diploma in Increasing Participation in Sport and Active Leisure in Community Settings
  • Diploma in Sports Development
  • Qualification in Sports Leadership

Your chosen training provider can advise you about the qualifications open to apprentices as they can change depending on individual and other circumstances.

Professional registration
None specified.