1st4sport Level 3 Award in Delivering Learning (QCF) (Sport Structures)

Dates:  20th February 2019 (9am-5pm) 21st February 2019 (9am-5pm) 20th March 2019 (9am-5pm) Times: 9am-5pm Cost: £450

Sports Structures, 12 George Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 1NP
Coach Education / education@sportstructures.com / 0121 455 8270

1st4sport Level 3 Award in Delivering Learning (QCF) (Sport Structures)

This qualification is designed to provide learners with an introduction to teaching/training in the further education and skills sector. It has been developed as an introduction to teaching qualification for learners who do not require the larger industry standard introduction to teaching qualification, the 1st4sport Level 3 Award in Education and Training.

What does the qualification cover?

This qualification is a knowledge-based teaching qualification which has no minimum teaching practice requirement, and therefore, it may be undertaken by individuals who are not currently in a teaching role. However, there is a minimum requirement to take part in microteaching. The qualification is composed of one mandatory unit.

Who is it for?

This qualification is popular with aspiring coach educators who deliver vocational coaching courses. Learners are also likely to be seeking opportunities in the further education and skills sector

What's the format?

This qualification involves face to face tutored delivery and completion of portfolio tasks. Learners are also required to complete a teaching/micro-teaching session and observe and review a teaching session of trainee tutor or experienced tutor/teacher.

What will be assessed?

Learners must:
-complete a 30-minute (minimum) teaching/ microteaching session that is observed and assessed by an appropriately qualified assessor.
-observe and review a 30 minute micro-teaching/ teaching session of another trainee tutor or experienced tutor/ teacher.

Entry Requirements

Prior to registration learners are required to:
-be accurately identified
-be 19 years of age or over
-be able to communicate effectively in English (this includes listening, speaking, reading and writing)

Progression Opportunities

Learners are able to teach sports coach education, where applicable. Holders of this qualification can progress to the Level 3 Award in Education and Training, Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training, or the Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training or other higher level teaching qualifications depending upon the role and associated teaching responsibilities.


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