Skills Arts And Crafts Leader - Sports And Recreation near Calgary (AB)

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.

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

Skills and knowledge

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

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