Sports Coach

Level 4

15 Months

This occupation is found in the sport and physical activity sector across high-performance, community, and school environments. Sports coaches aim to provide meaningful and high-quality learning, development, and performance experiences. They support the achievement of medals in talent, national and international competitions, enrich performance in local competitions, increase participation, raise educational standards, enhance well-being, and drive social change. Sports coaches can influence national wellness and reduce the burden on the National Health Service.

This apprenticeship offers three pathway options:

Community Sport Coaches: For individuals who will motivate and engage people of all ages and abilities in community sports.

School Sport Coaches: For individuals who will collaborate with teachers to develop pupils’ mastery of psychomotor skills.

High-Performance Sport Coaches: For individuals who will work with athletes in high-performance, professional, or podium environments.

Application Form

Are you applying as a Candidate or a Business?

Are you looking to enrol existing staff or hire new Apprentices?

Are your staff 19+ years of age?

Have the staff members you are applying for lived in the UK for the past 3 years?

Have the staff members you are applying for achieved a Grade 4 (C or above) in Maths and English?

How many Apprentices are you looking to take on?

Please confirm the Apprenticeship(s) you would like to apply for.

Preferred start date for your Candidates?

Please confirm your Apprentice will not be enrolled in another Government-funded course at the time of starting their Apprenticeship (e.g., College, University, or another Apprenticeship)

How would like to be contacted?

Are you 19+ years of age?

Have you lived in the UK for the past 3 years?

Have you achieved a Grade 4 (C or above) in Maths and English?

Please confirm which Qualification(s) you are missing.

Please confirm the Apprenticeship(s) you are interested in applying for.

What is your preferred start date?

Please confirm you will not be enrolled in another Government-funded course at the time of starting your Apprenticeship (e.g., College, University, or another Apprenticeship)

How would like to be contacted?

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