Focus Fitness UK
Focus Fitness UK are offering the opportunity for 16-24 yr olds to get employment support specifically for sports and fitness industry
Focus Fitness UK specialise in helping and supporting people between the age of 16-24 into employment via our traineeship programme. The main aim of the program is to give people between the age of 16-24 vital skills needed to work within the sport and fitness industry whilst also giving them hands on experience through work placements.
They cover 4 elements currently awarded by NCFE:
1. Functional Skills – English and Maths – From Entry Level 3 – Level 2
2. Employability Skills – CV Writing, Interview Techniques and Soft Skills.
3. Level 1 Certificate in Sport – Fitness and Sport Qualification.
4. Work Placement within a gym environment (minimum 100hrs)
•Aged 16 to 24 (must have turned 16 on or before 31st August 2018)
•Without full level 3 qualifications
•Unemployed or working less than 16 hours per week
•Have little or no work experience
•Not on any other SFA funded course/ not in education
•Residents in the UK or the EU for the past three years
•Ready for employment or an apprenticeship within six months of engaging in a traineeship
Once the learner completes all elements, there is a potential progression route to an apprenticeship, a government funded Level 3 Personal Training course, or an administrative job within a gym.