Level 3 Certificate

Full title: 1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport (QCF)
Awarding body: 1st4Sport
Developed in partnership with the Association for Physical Education (AfPE).

mi-learning_FAll personnel working in PE and School Sport who are NOT qualified teachers are expected to have attain this qualification according to the National Partners Statement on the deployment of coaches in schools.

This course represents excellent use of Sport Premium funding.

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Course details

The qualification is perfect if you already work, or aspire to work, in a physical
education and school sport setting. It specifically designed to provide you with a greater
understanding of programmes of study for physical education, the national curriculum and
the environment in which you will be operating.

You need to be 16 years of age; hold a Level 2 physical education or sport related
qualification, (examples include the 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Learning in
Physical Education and School Sport (QCF), GCSE in Physical Education (Grades A-C), etc.); and be able to effectively communicate in English prior to registering for the qualification.

Dates and time

Tuesday 31 January
Friday 3 March
Tuesday 14 March
Thursday 30 March
Tuesday 25 April
Monday 5 June
Plus school visits

Times: 09.00-16.00

Each day will consist of both practical and classroom based workshops.


London South Bank University, 103 Borough Road, London SE1 0AA.

We are delighted to be able to host this course at London South Bank University, a short walk from Elephant and Castle tube station (Bakerloo and Northern Lones). Parking is restricted so we recommend traveling by public transport.


£1200 for one attendee
£2250 for two attendees
Payment options:
1, Pay in full by debit or credit card at the time of booking
2, Pay in full within 14 days of receipt of invoice
3, Pay in two instalments with the first payment within 14 days of receipt of invoice and the second payment due by the end of February.
Further reductions are available for 3-7 attendees booking from one organisation.
If you have 8 or more people, contact us to inquire about running a bespoke course. This may work out cheaper and more convenient.

All prices include 1st4sport registration.
Lunch is not included.

Course Content

There are 8 units

  1. Communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults
  2. Schools as organisations
  3. Understand Child and Young Person Development
  4. Understand How to Safeguard the Wellbeing of Children and Young People
  5. Support assessment for learning
  6. Plan Physical Education and School Sport Programmes
  7. Deliver Physical Education and School Sport Programmes
  8. Review the Delivery of a Physical Education and School Sport Programme

All units must be completed to gain the award.

What people say about our Level 3…

“The centre’s administration is very good.
The level of tutoring is outstanding.
The learners portfolios were of a high standard.”
-1st4sportExternal Verifier Report

Any queries?

Contact Greg
E: greg@mi-sport.co
M: 07939 227943