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Onside Education delivers study programmes across a range of academies; delivering multiple qualifications which are tailored to suit each group of learners. 
At Onside, we pride ourselves on giving our learners the best chance to progress, whether that be moving on to an:  
Apprenticeship, Higher Education or Employment.  
We are able to do this through our team of fully qualified teachers and assessors who have extensive experience within education and the wider world of sport. 



1st4Sport Certificate in Supporting Learning in Physical Education and School Sport  
On completion of the PESS level 2, learners will be qualified to assist with the teaching of PE in primary schools. The qualification elements include: Coaching principles, How to plan and deliver a PE curriculum, Health and wellbeing, Organising sports events, and Child development. 
BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Leadership Through Sport 
Learners complete this 5 unit qualification, which will aid in their development as coaches. Completing the Diploma in Leadership through sport, acts as a great stepping stone to prepare those on the Level 2 programs who want to progress onto the Level 3 BTEC program in the future. 
Learners will cover the following topics: Injuries in sport, technical skills and tactical awareness for sport, psychology for sports performance, planning and leading sports activities, planning and running a sports event, nutrition for sports performance. 
BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Workskills 
Alongside sporting qualifications, at Onside we truly believe in enhancing our learners employability skills. Units such as Developing a CV, Applying for jobs, Personal presentation in the workplace, and many more, giving learners the perfect training to make themselves ready for future employment within any field. 


1st4Sport Certificate in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport  
Progressing from the PESS level 2, learners will further their knowledge on the delivery of PE and school sport to children and young people. 
This qualification prepares learners for employment in a school sport setting and provides opportunities to work as a Physical Education and School Sport professional. This could include roles such as a Senior Children’s Activity Professional, a School Sport Volunteer, a School Sports Coach (when held in conjunction with one or more sports coaching qualifications), or a School Sports Leader. 
BTEC Level 3 90 Credit Diploma and BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport  
Learners will complete a 2 year programme, completing the 90 Credit Diploma in Sport in year 1 and the Extended Diploma in year 2. By the end of year 2, learners will hold UCAS points equivalent to 3 A-Levels, which will enable them to progress onto Higher Education if they wish. 
Learners will complete 19 different units, including Sports Coaching, Nutrition, Practical Sports, Psychology, Fitness Training, Anatomy & Physiology, Sports Leadership, Sport as a Business. 



Many of Onside’s academy learners have progressed onto apprenticeships, continuing to gain qualifications whilst in full time employment. 
Apprenticeships include:  
Level 3 Sport Development  
Level 3 PE & School Sport  
Level 3 Personal Training 


The BTEC Extended Diploma holds the same UCAS points as three A-Levels and allows learners to progress onto a range of sport related university courses, including: 
PE Teaching 
Sport Development 
Sport Exercise Science 
Sport Coaching 
Sports Journalism 


Our learners have gone on to work as community coaches, leisure assistants, fitness instructors and work in sports retail. 
Learners have also gone on to work in America; coaching at sports camps from 6 weeks to 12 months. 

   If you require further information on any of our academies...   

Richard Lepori  
Education Manager 
T: 07788 295 354 
E: rich@onsideedu.co.uk 
Or fill in the form below and a member of the team will get in touch. 
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