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NVQ (NQF) | Sport and Recreation

Edexcel’s Sport and Recreation NVQs range from level 1 to level 4 and cover a wide range of job roles. These include sports coaching, activity leading, outdoor recreation and training, leisure facility operations and management, sporting excellence, exercise and fitness delivery (including personal training), caravan park operations and sport and play surfaces operations. Closely linked to BTECs, the qualifications offer a range of career and progression opportunities. There are Modern Apprenticeships in most of the different routes.

Please note that the Level 1 and 2  NVQs are relevant only to those learners registered by 30 June 2010. For all learners registered from 1 July 2010, please visit our QCF competence-based qualifications.

Further details

expand Qualification titles covered
NVQ Level 1 in Sport, Recreation and Allied Occupations
NVQ Level 2 in Instructing Exercise and Fitness
NVQ Level 2 in Spectator Safety
NVQ Level 2 in Sport, Recreation and Allied Occupations (Activity Leadership)
NVQ Level 2 in Sport, Recreation and Allied Occupations (Coaching, Teaching and Instructing)
NVQ Level 2 in Sport, Recreation and Allied Occupations (Operational Services)
NVQ Level 3 in Achieving Excellence in Sports Performance
NVQ Level 3 in Leisure Management
NVQ Level 3 in Sports Development


See the QCF version of the qualification

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