Unit 4 Working Safely in Sport, Exercise, Health and Leisure

This unit is externally assessed by an OCR set and marked examination.

UNIT AIM: Whether you are a coach, fitness instructor or leisure centre manager, being able to maintain a high level of safety is essential for a successful career. Identifying emergency procedures that may arise, and being able to deal with them will give you the skills to deal with such situations.

​Throughout the unit you will gain an understanding of key safety requirements to be able to ensure your own, and your clients’ safety. Topics include: understanding key health and safety legislations, knowing how to administer emergency first aid, understanding roles, responsibilities and reporting duties in safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and finally, knowledge of key health and safety documents, including how to carry out risk assessments.