This is a BTEC level 3 education programme (funded by EPNE) providing learners aged 16-18 with an opportunity to study, work and train alongside highly qualified sports coaches and outdoor activity instructors.
The outdoor sports sector is a diverse, widespread and growing industry. Getting Active Outdoors, revealed that the climbing, mountaineering and walking sector alone is worth £3.2 billion. Outdoor activity participation is also growing with Sport England (2015) citing a 3% growth with 27.6% of the total active population doing so outdoors. It is an exciting time to be part of the sport and outdoor activities sector.