Worcester Warriors Hitz Programmes


Worcester Warriors HITZ Programme is an education and sporting programme for 16-18 year olds where you can:

  • Play a range of sports while having fun and making new friends
  • Achieve Nationally-recognised qualifications in sport and Active Leisure
  • Get fit and learn about health and nutrition
  • Improve communication skills and confidence
  • Receive support to increase literacy and numeracy skills
  • Learn work preparation skills & experience to improve employability

START DATE: September and March.

EXIT ROUTES: Level 3 programmes, apprenticeship programmes and full time or part time work.



Students will study a variety of nationally-recognised qualifications managed by SCL.

BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Sport & Active Leisure
Start date: Sept 2018 Days: Mon, Tues & Weds

Level 1 Certificate – Employability
Start date: Sept 2018 or March 2019 Days: Mon, Tues & Weds

Level 2 Certificate – Employability
Start date: March 2019 Days: Mon, Tues & Weds

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.

  • Government approved post-16 private education provider
  • Experts in the field of sport and education delivery with over 15 years' experience
  • Nationally recognised for high quality advice and guidance
  • Programmes delivered in real sports environments
  • Proven Progression routes



The HITZ Programme will be based at Worcester Warriors, Sixways Stadium, Warriors Way, Worcester WR3 8ZE. 


  • SCL is an employer partner of the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity.

  • SCL are pleased to announce that they are Finalists for the Apprenticeship Provider of the Year!

  • SCL are an Ofsted registered Childcare provider.

  • SCL have partnered with De Montfort University to launch a Sports Coaching Degree programme,

  • The Flame Awards are the largest celebration of innovation and excellence from across the sector.

  • SCL are strategic partners with UKactive.

  • EU EFS

  • Matrix

  • Traineeships are a stepping stone to future success for young people, businesses and the wider economy.

  • Our Saturday Soccer Coaches are FA qualified, Level 2 and above

  • SCL's School Sport Apprenticeship programme has been designed specifically to give those wanting a career in coaching and physical education the skills, knowledge and qualifications to help make it happen.

  • SCL were awarded an Ofsted outstanding in 2015 for their Holiday Activities.

  • HITZ is Premiership Rugby’s award-winning education and employability programme.