About Us

 

About US

  • We are an innovative, dynamic team of experienced PE Teachers, Subject Leaders, Primary School Teachers and work-based learning assessors led into the Training Provider world through the needs of our learners and schools.
  • We are driven by a desire to create opportunities and raise aspirations through apprenticeships. This ethos is at the heart of our delivery and through a naturally evolving programme our focus continues to be on offering life experience that will allow for our learners to aim high in both life and work.
  • Working with Centre approvals from Active IQ, NCFE, Cache, Highfields and 1st4Sport  the teaching experience within our team equips us to deliver high quality programmes creating personalised delivery models depending on the needs of each school.
  • On the Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers since March 2017 and recently refreshed June 2019, we are an Award winning provider who consistently exceeds the Annual National Apprenticeship Achievement rates, with a 85% achievement rate 2019-2020.
  • The Directors Jill Eaton and Jo Pountney have both been involved in developing personalised learning pathways and delivering sporting accreditations for individuals 16-24 yrs and  with the reforms we are excited to be able to offer new opportunities for  more  experienced individuals electing to change career pathways through Apprenticeships.
  • We have a team of specialist experienced Teachers , A1, TAQA Assessors , Trainers, IQA’s who support and mentor our individuals on our Apprenticeship programs .
  • Our Directors Co-Chair the Special Interest Group for Education and Schools for The Association of Employers and Learning Providers ( AELP) and also have been involved in the development of the Teaching Assistant and Teaching Apprenticeship Standard Trailblazer groups.
  • The flexibility and experience of our team coupled with our network of PE professionals allows us to deliver High Quality sporting programs for individuals.
  • Sporting Futures Training has Direct Claims status for the delivery of Active IQ, Cache, NCFE , Highfields and 1st4Sport qualifications.
  • In a ,’normal’, year our inductions would be as follows in the video – but this year we are moving to VIRTUAL owing to covid-19.

APPRENTICESHIPS

We currently offer the following:

  • Level 2 Community Activator Coach Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Standard PE Focus
  • Level 3 Classroom Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Standard with the Level 4 Diploma in Primary PE Practice
  • Level 3 Event Assistant Apprenticeship Standard.
  • Level 3 Community Sport and Health Officer
  • Level 3 Team Leader/Supervisor – Commercial setting or school based bespoke programme
  • NEW PILOT 2021 – Level 4 Sports Coach Apprenticeship Standard – in a school setting/in a community setting

We are a successful Lead Provider and work with our partner schools and Community Bodies to support them with the Non-Levy setting up on the Digital Account and where possible link them with any suitable Levy Transfer partners.