Leisure Team Member – Level 2



GENERAL INFORMATION

If you love sport and fitness, a Leisure Team Member Apprenticeship with GLL could be just the ticket for you. Your training with GLL College will give you the qualifications to work as a Fitness Instructor, Lifeguard and Swimming Teacher, so at the end of the 18-20 month programme, you'll be able to take your career in the direction you love. If you're a strong swimmer and able to pass a swim test, you could find yourself on your way to a great career in leisure.

LOCATION

Various

SUBJECT

Leisure Team Member – Level 2

LENGTH

18-20 months

Overview

If you love sport and fitness, a Leisure Team Member Apprenticeship with GLL could be just the ticket for you! Your training with GLL College will give you the qualifications to work as a Fitness Instructor, Lifeguard and Swimming Teacher, so at the end of the 20-month programme, your be able to take your career in the direction you love.

There are five key areas of work and learning that you’ll cover on this apprenticeship:
Leisure and fitness operations
Lifeguard duties
Swimming teacher duties
Gym instruction
Leading group activities in which you’ll gain skills and qualifications

Working as part of a team, you’ll undertake a variety of duties such as routine maintenance of equipment, maintaining the safety and cleanliness of the facility, welcoming customers, preparing areas for activity (such as badminton in a sports hall) and delivering gym inductions.

On successful completion of your Leisure Team Member apprenticeship, you can expect to progress your career into roles such as Recreation Assistant, Senior Recreation Assistant, Leisure Assistant, Swimming Teacher, Customer Service Assistant and Fitness Instructor.

Venue

The majority of the apprenticeship training will take place at your place of work during your working hours, with a Skills Developer coming to meet you.

Some aspects will be delivered outside of your place of work/off the job, which will be planned and agreed in advance with all details being provided to you.