Sports performance

SkillsActive have created a suite of national standards at level 3 for achieving excellence in sports performance. The main use of these standards is to support the Advanced Apprenticeship in Sporting Excellence (AASE)

  • Achieving excellence in sports performance level 3

Achieving excellence in sports performance

These standards were completed and approved by the UK Commission for Education and Skills in July 2007.

  • ES1 Plan, apply and evaluate your technical skills to achieve excellence in your sport
  • ES2 Plan, apply and evaluate your tactical skills to achieve excellence in your sport
  • ES3 Plan, apply and evaluate your physical capability to achieve excellence in your sport
  • ES4 Plan, apply and evaluate the attitudes and mental skills needed to achieve excellence in your sport
  • ES5 Plan and manage your lifestyle to achieve excellence in your sport
  • ES6 Manage your sporting career
  • ES7 Communicate and work effectively with other people whilst seeking to achieve excellence in your sport
  • ES8 Maintain the health and safety of self and others whilst seeking to achieve excellence in your sport