Coaching apprenticeship (swimming and tennis)

Coaching apprenticeship (swimming and tennis)

The Coaching apprenticeship is designed for those who wish to gain a broad but solid foundation to allow them to follow a career in the active leisure sector as a coach.

The roles covered by this apprenticeship tend to have more of a community and/or club focus, and apprentices are often employed in community settings as community sport coaches or club coaches. As a coach you will play a valuable role in improving and increasing participation in a wide range of settings such as schools, youth clubs, leisure centres and other sport settings.

The Coaching apprenticeship currently caters for two sports: swimming and tennis. The Advanced Level apprenticeship is currently only available for tennis coaching.

Level:

Intermediate (Level 2), Advanced (Level 3)

Starting salary (once qualified):

Not available

Job roles:

Community sports coach, Club coach/instructor, Swimming coach, Swimming teacher, Tennis coach

Issuing Authority:

SkillsActive – www.skillsactive.com