Level 1

Sport and Active Leisure


1 year


Rush Green


Sep 2022


Adult 19+



This foundation course will equip you with key industry skills, knowledge and behaviours for future study or employment in the sports industry.

You will learn to be organised, work with others and demonstrate key teamworking and problem-solving skills through adventurous activities with your peers.

There are also elements of fitness, how exercise affects the body, and planning and delivering an event to help support you develop your confidence.

No specific qualifications are required to do this course. You'll just need a suitable reference, with an average attendance of 95% or higher at school.

On completion of this course you could progress to a Level 2 course in Sport, also offered at Barking & Dagenham College.

Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.