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Opportunities for Primary Schools

Throughout 2017/18 Active Sussex will be offering a range of exciting opportunities for primary schools so keep an eye on this page to see what is happening in Sussex. 


Level 5 Professional Qualification in Primary PE Specialism 

  • Active Sussex are delighted to deliver another Level 5 Primary PE Specialism Qualification this year
  • This 6 day course, designed by Sports Leaders UK and AfPE, is the only nationally recognised primary PE qualification
  • The course will upskill staff to support the delivery and leadership of high quality PE and school sport.
  • The bespoke qualification is a very effective use of the Primary PE and Sport Premium because it develops sustainable excellence

Location: University of Brighton (Falmer Campus) 

Date: Thursday 18th & Friday 19th January, Thursday 8th & Friday 9th March, Thursday 3rd & Friday 4th May

Time: 09:00-16:00

Price: £975 plus VAT

Contact: Nick Chellel nchellel@activesussex.org

Find out more: Click here to book


Level 6 Professional Qualification in Primary PE Subject Leadership

  • Building on the successful delivery of  the Level 5 courses Active Sussex are excited to offer, for the first time in Sussex, the Level 6 Professional Qualification in Primary PE Subject Leadership 
  • The Level 6 Award is a recognised qualification to improve the overall delivery of the physical education curriculum within primary schools
  • It builds on the learning from the Level 5 course by teaching delegates how to lead sustainable development within primary school physical education
  • The 2 day course is open to teachers and teaching assistants but only those with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) can officially gain the qualification

Location: University of Brighton (Falmer Campus) 

Date: Friday 26th January & Friday 27th April 

Time: 09:00-16:00

Price: £350 plus VAT

Contact: Nick Chellel nchellel@activesussex.org

Find out more: Click here to book 


Real PE Course

  • Create Development’s Real PE training programme comes to Sussex! 
  • The 3 day training course is split over the school year and includes personalised resources, a Scheme of Work for your year group and on going support.

Location: Southwater Infant Academy, Horsham  

Dates: January 2017 (Date TBC), Tuesday 27th of February 2018 & Tuesday 19th June 2018

Time: 09:00-16:00

Price: £495 plus VAT

Find out more: Click here to book

Contact: Nick Chellel nchellel@activesussex.org


Mid Sussex Active CPD Programme

  • Mid Sussex Active run a variety of training courses and workshops for teachers and school staff for MSA schools
  • The CPD programme is now open to all primary schools across Sussex
  • Their programme for the coming academic year can be found here: Mid Sussex Active CPD Programme 17-18

Location: Various  

Dates: Various

Contact: Caroline Stafford  cstafford@stpaulscc.co.uk 


West Sussex PE Conference 

  • Want to engage with like-minded colleagues from across the South East? Need to know more about current practice in Physical Education, Sport and Active Learning? Then the West Sussex PE Conference might be one for you!
  • The annual conference is brought to you by leading practitioners who consistently deliver a high quality experience, with a variety of sessions to choose from to help you deliver further improvements to your school’s PE and sport provision
  • This year is the focus is on Active Learning, to see the conference programme click here

Location: The Regis School, Bognor Regis  

Date: Friday 9th of February  

Time: 09:00-15:15

Price: Various (see booking form)

Contact: Lorraine Everard  

Find out more: Click here to book 


FA Primary Teachers Award

  • The course provides a basic introduction to the skills required when planning to deliver a KS1 or KS2 Physical Education lessons through the subject content of football
  • Please send your name, school and FA FAN number to the contact below

Location: The Regis School, Bognor Regis

Date: Monday 26th February 2018

Time: 09:00-16:00

Price: FREE

Contact: Jenny Williams Jennifer.Williams@theregisschool.co.uk


Use Our School

Sport England have developed a range of resources, Use Our School, to help you maximise the use of your school facilities. They can help you make the case for community use, help with costings and more.

Once you are ready to hire you can use School Hire to advertise and manage your facilities.