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Sporting Excellence Professional

Able to competently perform the professional sport in which they train such as cricket, football, rugby league and rugby union.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)

Typical length
18 months
Current funding band
Up to £8,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • using digital technology to analyse and optimise sporting performance
  • physical requirements, techniques, strength and conditioning
  • injury and risk prevention and management
  • anti-doping legislation
  • sports nutrition
  • sports psychology

apprentices without level 2 English and maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the End-Point Assessment

Professional registration

None specified.

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
Pearson Education Limited +44 (0) 7879 602674
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.