This is a listing of further education and training awards made by QQI. They are at Level 1 to 6 on the NFQ. For awards in Higher Education and Training at Level 6 to 10 on the NFQ please look at the Programmes listing.

Qualification Details

Title

Outdoor Sport and Recreation

Code

5M5148

NFQ Level

5

EQF Level

4

Award Class

Major

Field of Learning

10. Services > 1. Personal Services > 4. Sports

Credit Value

120

Publication Date

12-03-2013

Review Date

Deactivation Date

Status

Active

Certificate Specification

EUROPASS Certificate Supplements

Programme Validation Information

Qualification Requirements

This award was developed through the Common Award System. Any providers who wish to offer this award must have their programme validated by QQI before it can be delivered to learners. The provider should check the certificate specification for this award (see above) and its associated minor awards for validation requirements.

The total credit value required for this certificate is 120. This will be achieved by completing:

Awards

Code

Title

NFQ Level

Credit Value

All of the following component(s)

5N4646

Adventure Activities

5

15

5N5386

Outdoor Recreation

5

15

A minimum credit value of 15 from the following component(s)

5N0690

Communications

5

15

5N0972

Customer Service

5

15

5N1367

Teamworking

5

15

5N1390

Personal Effectiveness

5

15

A minimum credit value of 15 from the following component(s)

5N1356

Work Experience

5

15

5N1433

Work Practice

5

15

5N2985

Personal and Professional Development

5

15

A minimum credit value of 30 from the following component(s)

5N1794

Safety and Health at Work

5

15

5N4352

Adapted Physical Activity

5

15

5N4647

Outdoor Leadership and Safety

5

15

5N4648

Sports Anatomy and Physiology

5

15

5N5105

Orienteering

5

10

5N5186

Kayaking Instruction Skills

5

15

5N5187

Open-Canoeing Instruction Skills

5

15

5N5188

Windsurfing Skills

5

15

5N5305

Safety Boat Handling Skills

5

10

5N5385

Sailing Skills

5

10

The remaining credit value of 30 can be obtained by using vocationally relevant component(s) from level 5. A maximum of 15 credits may be used from either level 4 or level 6.