Our links with employers and industry
We have extensive links with professional sports organisations such as County Durham Sport, SAFC Foundation of Light, NUFC Development Centre, Team Durham (part of Durham University) and Durham County Cricket Club. Industry based guest speakers, educational visits and work placement opportunities will also give you a valuable insight into the sport and fitness sector. In addition, there are plenty of opportunities to get involved in volunteering and leadership projects with County Durham Sports Partnership to improve your personal development and employability skills.
The Community Outreach Team at Durham University delivers sport and physical activity to local community groups.
Durham County Council established deliver in-house courses to develop their apprentices within 10 leisure facilities across the County.
Durham & CLS provide our student volunteers with training and work experience and help them to develop their skills and boost their confidence.