This course aims to engage learners with a variety of different sporting units and provide opportunities to develop a range of sporting skills and techniques.

This is a practical course, where much of the learner’s time will be spend engaging with sporting activities, fitness sessions, sports coaching and work experience with Bath Rugby Foundation.

This is a national recognised level 1 qualification and can provide support and progress into employment in the sport and active leisure industry.

At Bath Rugby Foundation we offer a range of HITZ courses, delivered in partnership with SCL Education.

HITZ is the UK’s largest rugby union social inclusion programme working with over 2,000 16-24-year olds across England. Funded by sponsors Land Rover and Wooden Spoon, HITZ is Premiership Rugby's flagship education and employability programme, which works with over 2,000 young people across England every year.

Learn more about the HITZ Learning Academy here

Units included in the BTEC Diploma in Sports and Active Leisure:

  • Assisting at a Sport or Active Leisure Event
  • Taking Part in Sport
  • Taking Part in Exercise and Fitness Activities
  • Taking Part in Exercise and Fitness
  • How the Body Works
  • Planning Own Fitness Programme
  • Physical Activities for Children
  • Job Opportunities in Sport and Active Leisure
  • Working in Sport and Active Leisure
  • Assisting a Leader of Sports or Active Leisure Activities to Plan and Deliver an Activity
  • Assessment through coursework

For more information on this course, please register your interest here