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Developing employability through sport and physical activity
Developing employability through sport and physical activity

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7 Bringing things together

Congratulations and well done for reaching this point! Hopefully this course has provided valuable insights into the significant impact that sports can have on enhancing employability skills. By recognising the transferable skills developed through sports participation, you have gained a deeper understanding of how your sporting experiences can positively influence your career prospects.

The course has emphasised the importance of recognising and articulating the value of sporting experiences to potential employers. You have acquired the skills to showcase your involvement in sport in a variety of ways linked to your professional life. By highlighting the employability skills developed through sports, you can distinguish yourself in competitive job markets and demonstrate your ability to contribute effectively in professional settings.

This course aims to empower you to recognise this immense value and unlock a world of possibilities for personal growth, career advancement, and success. The information you have learned will serve as a strong foundation for you to navigate your professional paths with confidence, resilience, and a deep understanding of the transformative power of sport.

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We want to give the final word of this course to Leanne. We hope that she leaves you feeling inspired for your future regardless of where you currently are in your career. Leanne, over to you…

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