Harlequins Rugby HITZ Programme is an education and sporting programme for 16-18 year olds where you can:
Twickenham Boxing Club – discipline, self-defence and promoting a healthy lifestyle
Blitz Crossfit Twickenham – Providing new and exciting fitness and lifestyle challenges for all participants
Nuffield Health - swimming and gym work
September and March
Level 3 programmes, apprenticeship programmes and full time or part time work.
Players will study a variety of nationally-recognised qualifications managed by SCL.
BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Sport & Active Leisure and Level 1 Extended Certificate – Employability
Start date: 3rd Sept 2018
Level 2 Certificate – Employability
Start date: 18th March 2019
Where required students will study Maths and English GCSE or Functional Skills.
SCL Education Group is one of the UK’s leading independent providers of education through sport.
Tutor – Matt Shillabeer
Matt took over the Hitz programme in December 2016, having studied History at Loughborough University. Matt is an avid rugby player and supporter, he cheers on 'The Mighty Quinn' at any opportunity. Although being relatively new to HITZ he has been volunteering and working in education and sports since the age of 16. He has a passion for working with young people and being a big kid himself, he likes to keep the programme fun and enjoyable for the HITZ learners!
Favourite food: Anything I should probably be avoiding
Favourite TV show: Game of Thrones
Favourite Rugby Team: Harlequins
The HITZ Programme will be based at Twickenham Stoop, Langhorn Drive, TW2 7SX.