Gym instructor

Leisure Academy

Exclusive Academy in partnership with Preston City Council & South Ribble Borough Council

Leisure AcademyThis unique programme combines on-site training with academic teaching to help gain nationally recognised qualifications in Activity Leadership, Leisure Operations and Gym Instruction.

In the Leisure Academy programme you will receive teaching in real sport and leisure facilities developing a far broader skill set than solely classroom-based learning. You will also work on live projects, which will challenge you to think outside of the box. There are only 18 places in South Ribble and 18 places in Preston available to 16-18 year olds who have left school or are leaving school this year.


Why should I join?

Not only will you receive on the job training under the supervision of qualified tutors and assessors but you will increase your opportunities for employment at the end of your training. The experience and qualifications you gain will enhance your CV and show employers that you are work ready. Keeping you one step ahead of the competition.


How do I apply?

Remember, there are only 36 places on the Leisure Academy and you will have to compete for these places by completing the form below, attending a short interview and completing a College application form. Alternatively, if you would like more information, please call 01772 22 55 22.

Leisure Academy