BOOK NOW JOIN US

Search Phone
Activity Header Image

Level 3 Outdoor Activity Instructor Apprenticeship



This is our newest and most exciting addition to the courses at Rockley and one that is a lot of fun. If you love sport and the outdoors, want to earn while you learn, enjoy learning practically, gaining qualifications and being hands on, this course is for you. This is a very practical based course and as this is a job and therefore you would be an employee, you will need to hit the ground running and be ready to work! This course is equivalent to 2 A Levels.

Entry requirements: 4 GCSEs at grade 4 including English AND Maths

Assessment: Combination of coursework, practical assessments, observations and an End Point Assessment

This Outdoor Activity Instructor Apprenticeship is extremely competitive as it combines a job role as an instructor with all the training you would expect to get you up and running as an Outdoor Activity Instructor. You’ll need lots of enthusiasm and energy for this one and not be afraid to work hard while you learn.

Outdoor Activity Instructor - Units

The apprenticeship units covered are as follows:

  • Preparing Sessions
  • Delivering Sessions
  • Meeting Session Outcomes
  • Completing Sessions
  • Organisation Requirements
  • Professional Practice
  • Behaviours

Practical Sports – Units

A key part of your role will be to deliver these areas alongside our experienced team of instructors:

  • Skills for Water-based Activities
  • Skills for Land-based Activities
  • Alternative Pursuits for Outdoor Adventure
  • Outdoor and Adventurous Expeditions
  • Leading Land Based Activities
  • Leading Water Based Activities

Instructor Training Programme

As part of this course, you will have the opportunity to sign up to further optional training and complete over £2000 worth of RYA Training and Qualifications to prepare you to work as an RYA Instructor in Watersports. In this part of the course you will cover the RYA syllabus in Sailing, Windsurfing, Powerboating and First Aid and you will also do various inhouse qualifications in Paddlesports, Mountain Biking, Orienteering, Raft Building etc.    

What Next?

After this programme you could continue with your studies in sport at university or alternatively, as a qualified Outdoor Activity Instructor and RYA Instructor you will have all the qualifications you need to instruct a range of water sports and be employable as an RYA Instructor anywhere in the world.  

Check out our Course Presentation for more Information

    Book an Open EventApplication FormEnquire

    PLEASE CALL 01202 677272 TO BOOK THIS COURSE

    Share this

    AVAILABLE AGES

    Course ages

    18+
    ADULT

    LOCATION Rockley Point | BH15 4RW

    Activity Side Image
    Activity Side Image
    Activity Side Image
    Activity Side Image
    Activity Side Image
    Activity Side Image

    RELATED COURSES Not sure what you're looking for? why not try a similar activity!

    How to Apply >

    How to apply for Rockley's sixth form courses

    Open Events >

    Come along to our sixth form open days to find what our courses are all about

    Why Choose Rockley? >

    7 reasons why students should choose Rockley College

    We're making waves!

    IN ASSOCIATION WITH

    Rockley Partners

    FOLLOW US

    View one of our online brochures:

    SCHOOLS INSTRUCTOR WATERSPORTS FAMILY HOLIDAYS BTEC

    CALL: +44 (0)1202 677272
    EMAIL: [email protected]
    PRIVACY POLICY | TERMS & CONDITIONS
    VISIT: Rockley, 13 Parkstone Road, Poole, Dorset. BH15 2NN UK

    Website by Fathom

    Enquire
    Scroll button