Good leaders influence others to work towards a shared vision – which is vitally important in sport, both on and off the pitch, and across various sports careers from coaching to sport management roles. Whether you are a student, or working in the sports sector, CEELS provides you with opportunities to develop your leadership skills.
CEELS will provide a series of inspirational workshops and seminars, delivered by leaders from the worlds of business and sport, that can support your future progression.
Many of our students are already changing lives through the power of sport. From raising awareness of mental health issues to providing doorstep sporting opportunities for deprived communities, our students are really making a difference.
In addition, throughout your studies you will be provided with many opportunities to develop a network of contacts in the sports sector. Whilst you will access leadership opportunities across all our courses, we also have the purpose built MA Leadership in Sport degree which will enhance your leadership skills and sports development knowledge, and prepare you for working in the sports development and management industry.
At the University of South Wales we are committed to creating innovative, adaptable and resilient leaders which will be key to supporting the growth of sport and physical activity.
If you work in the sports sector and want to develop your leadership skills, we offer standalone ‘CPD workshops’, where you can access a single module to gain Level 7 Masters level credits. We also offer the MA in Sports Leadership and Development, which will support your professional development and leadership capacity in the sports industry.
The leadership learning events are part of a drive by the University to enable personal growth and maximise your full potential.
As a result of the continued growth and success of the Professional Mentoring Team, the University of South Wales (USW) are now able to offer a number of bespoke Mentoring programmes tailored to suit your mentoring needs. We now deliver a range of mentoring and training packages to organisations within the sports sector and beyond.
We recognise that many young people get involved in sports leadership in their schools and colleges via Sports Leaders UK, Young Ambassadors and other young coaches programmes.
We are keen to offer you the next step in your sports leadership pathway to ensure you continue to develop and hone these skills - and more importantly - put them into practice in the sports industry.
If you are an aspiring senior manager or an existing senior manager that has not had opportunity for self- development, or if you want to unravel some mystery’s surrounding strategy, leadership, change, and your own leadership skills and style, our strategic leadership and management programmes are for you.
These programmes encourage you to meet the challenges encountered in leadership and management head on. The content lends itself to experiential learning, which means that learning needs to be experienced to be transferred.