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Qualification Overview

QRN – 601/4968/1

The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning (RQF) aims to provide learners with an understanding of the active leisure sector as a whole and also their rights and responsibilities within their own organisation.

 

This qualification is aimed at:

  • Learners aged 16+ who would like to pursue a career in the active leisure industry.
  • Learners who are undertaking an intermediate apprenticeship for any of the active leisure and learning pathways.

The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning (RQF) is a qualification aimed at individuals who want to understand employment in the active leisure sector.

 

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification.

 

How is the qualification assessed?

The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning is internally assessed.

Each learner is required to create portfolio of evidence which demonstrates achievement of all the learning outcomes and the assessment criteria associated with each unit.

 

The main pieces of evidence for the portfolio could include:

  • Assessor observation – completed observational checklists on related action plans
  • Witness testimony
  • Learner product
  • Worksheets
  • Assignments / projects / reports
  • Record of oral and written questioning
  • Learner and peer reports
  • Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Evidence may be drawn from actual or simulated situations where appropriate and where permitted by the relevant Sector Skills Council or Sector Skills Body.

 

What qualifications can I do after this course?

The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning (RQF) provide candidates with the knowledge to equip them with an understanding of the sport, leisure and recreation sector and their role within it. The qualification helps support learners career development/ progression to a more senior supervisory to managerial post. Learners will also have the opportunity to progress onto qualifications such as the Focus Awards Level 3 Certificate in Leisure Management and the Focus Awards Level 3 Diploma in Sports Development. The Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning (RQF) also offers learners the opportunity to move onto one of the following apprenticeships.

  • Intermediate and Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Exercise and Fitness
  • Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership
  • Intermediate and Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Leisure Operations and Management
  • Intermediate and Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Playwork
  • Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Coaching
  • Intermediate and Advanced Level Apprenticeship in spectator Safety

 

Resources

Please contact us for full details of any resources we may have developed for your use.

Qualification Overview

QRN – 601/4968/1

The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning (RQF) aims to provide learners with an understanding of the active leisure sector as a whole and also their rights and responsibilities within their own organisation.

 

This qualification is aimed at:

  • Learners aged 16+ who would like to pursue a career in the active leisure industry.
  • Learners who are undertaking an intermediate apprenticeship for any of the active leisure and learning pathways.

The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning (RQF) is a qualification aimed at individuals who want to understand employment in the active leisure sector.

 

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification.

 

How is the qualification assessed?

The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning is internally assessed.

Each learner is required to create portfolio of evidence which demonstrates achievement of all the learning outcomes and the assessment criteria associated with each unit.

 

The main pieces of evidence for the portfolio could include:

  • Assessor observation – completed observational checklists on related action plans
  • Witness testimony
  • Learner product
  • Worksheets
  • Assignments / projects / reports
  • Record of oral and written questioning
  • Learner and peer reports
  • Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Evidence may be drawn from actual or simulated situations where appropriate and where permitted by the relevant Sector Skills Council or Sector Skills Body.

 

What qualifications can I do after this course?

The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning (RQF) provide candidates with the knowledge to equip them with an understanding of the sport, leisure and recreation sector and their role within it. The qualification helps support learners career development/ progression to a more senior supervisory to managerial post. Learners will also have the opportunity to progress onto qualifications such as the Focus Awards Level 3 Certificate in Leisure Management and the Focus Awards Level 3 Diploma in Sports Development. The Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning (RQF) also offers learners the opportunity to move onto one of the following apprenticeships.

  • Intermediate and Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Exercise and Fitness
  • Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership
  • Intermediate and Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Leisure Operations and Management
  • Intermediate and Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Playwork
  • Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Coaching
  • Intermediate and Advanced Level Apprenticeship in spectator Safety

 

Resources

Please contact us for full details of any resources we may have developed for your use.

Sports, Leisure and Recreation

Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate In Fitness Instructing (Gym-Based Exercise) (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 3 Certificate In Personal Training (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 3 Award In Nutrition for Physical Activity (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Active Leisure, Learning and Well-Being Operational Services (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Activity Leadership (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Instructing Exercise and Fitness (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Leisure Management (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Personal Training (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 3 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning (RQF)