Sport Traineeships (16-18 years)

Are you interested in a career in Sport? We are taking applications for our 8-week Traineeship Programme for 16-18-year-olds at our Inspire Suffolk base in Ipswich.

8 weeks full time / Free Course / Opportunities to progress

Our Inspire Suffolk Sports Traineeship programme working with Suffolk New College will give participants the opportunity to build their knowledge and experience of the sports industry through a variety of workshops, training courses, and workplace experiences. These are to include:

  • Employability workshops including safeguarding, first aid, and PREVENT
  • Practical delivery experience working with our experienced team of sports coaches (up to 200 hours experience)
  • FA Level 1 Sports Qualification
  • Functional skills

The programme will provide young people the opportunity to develop all of the necessary skills to gain entry into the sports sector with potential pathways on to Inspire Suffolk’s Sports Coaching Apprenticeships starting immediately after completion. Find out more about our Apprenticeship here.


Running every September in Ipswich

To secure your place, please download our Application Form here and return to [email protected].

If you have any questions, please contact us on 01473 353 194  or email [email protected]. Following your application, our team will be in touch to discuss next steps.