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Reach for the stars: Leadership through sport






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18 weeks




Course Overview

The Reach for the Stars is a unique course aimed at helping students with a preference for sport and physical activity, helping to channel that preference and develop leadership skills alongside.

This course covers everything a student needs to be able to deliver successful playground activities, whole-school sports events, intra-sports events, play leading, sports leadership and more.

Completing this course will help you:

Who is the course for?

This course is aimed at students who may have volunteered to help in the playground – commonly known as sports leaders, activity leaders, play leaders, sports coordinators and the like. If you have students that love to hep in the playground then this course is ideal for them.

Learning Path

In this module students learn what Playground safety means, how to look out for and deal with potential hazards.

Video + Quiz

All successful activities and events need an understanding of how to effectively plan and prepare them. This module gives the student a clear blueprint of how to develop amazing playground activities. 

Video + Quiz + Assignment

One of the main dropout reasons for students is a lack of team cohesion, conflicts arise and students give up. This essential module gives students the tools, training and guidance to develop a strong team, work together, see the bigger pitch and harness their love for helping others. 

3 x Video + Quiz

A team is made up of different parts working together for the common good. This module helps students understand and take turns in the five types of roles – Games Leader, Team Leader, Event Leader, Media Leader & Equipment Leader  

5 x Video + Quiz + Assignments

At this stage of the course students will have a greater understanding of how to run effective sessions in the playground. This module helps students to develop better public speaking skills and shows them how to effectively deliver their sessions with better public speaking skills.

Video + Quiz

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