Frameworks and Guidance for England

This section contains information and documents relevant to apprenticeships in England. All files are in PDF format.

SASE Apprenticeship frameworks

The Apprenticeship frameworks developed to meet the requirements of the Specification of Apprenticeship Standards for England (SASE) are now available on the Apprenticeship Frameworks Online website.

Apprenticeship Frameworks Online website


Current frameworks

SkillsActive offers 13 Apprenticeship frameworks in England in the active leisure, learning and wellbeing sector.

Intermediate Level Apprenticeships

Leisure Operations and Leisure Management
Possible job roles: park operative, maintenance operative, park receptionist, groundsperson, and recreation/leisure attendant.

Coaching
Possible job roles: coach, instructor, teacher (tennis and swimming only)

Spectator Safety
Possible job roles: steward, marshal

Playwork
Possible job roles: assistant play worker, play centre assistant

Intermediate Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership
Possible job roles: community sports coach, activity leader, fitness leader, outdoors instructor, activity instructor

Exercise and Fitness
Possible job roles: fitness instructor / gym instructor, recreation assistant, exercise instructor, leisure centre assistant


Advanced Level Apprenticeships

Advanced Apprenticeship in Outdoor Programmes
Possible job roles: outdoor instructor, senior instructor, assistant & trainee variations, activity specific titles, for example climbing wall supervisor, team leader / supervisor, head of activity, project leader, group leader / counsellor

Exercise and Fitness
Possible job roles: advanced fitness instructor, personal trainer

Spectator Safety
Possible job roles: senior steward, marshal

Playwork
Possible job roles: playworker, senior playworker

Leisure Operations and Leisure Management
Possible job roles: advanced fitness instructor, studio coordinator, personal trainer, and yoga and pilates teacher

Advanced Apprenticeship in Sports Development
Possible job roles: community sports development officer, sports specific development officer

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Physical Education and School Sport
Possible job roles: children’s activity professional, school sports instructor, children’s senior activity professional


Supporting documents