A sustainable solution for high quality physical education.
The Level 5 qualification in Teaching Primary Physical Education is a bespoke course designed to enable teachers and higher level teaching assistants (HLTAs) to assist in raising standards in primary physical education.
Developed by the Association for Physical Education (afPE) and Sports Leaders UK (SLUK), the qualification is recognised by the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). It is an effective use of the primary physical education and sport premium, leading to a confident workforce capable of delivering high quality physical education.
The course is open to all classroom teachers and HLTAs. Plymouth University has a strong tradition in training primary classroom practitioners as well as primary physical education specialists, which will ensure that all delegates are ably supported and mentored. Experienced course tutors, supported by leading researchers in physical literacy, ensure that the Plymouth University Level 5 qualification provides a unique and essential professional development opportunity.
You will learn:
- To develop your subject knowledge and how to deliver high quality physical education in your setting.
- To understand the requirements of National Curriculum Physical Education.
- About the principles of pedagogy, child development, individual needs, and assessment in primary physical education.
- About the importance of nurturing every child on their physical literacy journey.