Skills Arts And Crafts Leader - Sports And Recreation near Toronto (ON)

Find out what skills you typically need to work as an arts and crafts leader - sports and recreation in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness (NOC 5254).


People working in this occupation usually apply the following skill set.

  • Demonstrate and instruct athletic, fitness or sports activities and techniques
  • Instruct groups and individuals in arts and crafts
  • Lead groups and individuals in recreational or leisure programs
  • Plan and carry out recreational, fitness and sports activities
  • Understand principles of group dynamics
  • Schedule activities, keep logs, maintain records and prepare reports
  • Provide lifestyle awareness information
  • Conduct therapeutic recreational or athletic activities
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs
  • Ensure health and safety regulations are followed
  • Assemble supplies, sports and game equipment
  • Monitor recreational, sports or fitness activities to ensure safety and provide emergency or first aid assistance when required

Skills and knowledge

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.

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