Sport and Recreation is a training programme designed to enable people with disabilities or those out of work due to illness, injury or learning difficulty to build careers as future coaches, leaders and administrators in the sports and leisure industry. The programme provides individualised training focusing on the specific career and educational goals of each learner. The course has been specifically developed to assist participants in gaining employment in the sports and leisure industry, or progressing onto further training and education in this field.
DurationUp to 2 years. Modules include Sport and Recreation Studies, Communications, Work Experience, Work Processing, Health Related Fitness, Customer Service, Leisure Facility Administration, Outdoor Leadership and Safety, Exercise and Fitness, Safety and Health at Work, Occupational First Aid.
QQI Level 5 Major Award in Sport, Recreation and Exercise 5M4966 or QQI Level 4 Major Awardin Sport and Recreation 4M4966.