Daniel Fernando Teixeira da Silva Duarte
Qualification in the relevant area(s) for this course (Article 40-F of Decree-Law n.º 65/2018), must be demonstrated with the approval in the following subject, attested in the certificate of secondary education or legally equivalent qualification:
Course registered at the General Directorate of Higher Education with the number R/c 397/2015
Area of Education and Training
813 - Sports
Publication in the Official Gazette
Notice nº 11 711/2017 - 2nd series, n.º 191, of 3 October.
Study Program Evaluation
This Higher Technical Professional Course is a vocational training course taught as part of polytechnic higher education and lasts 4 semesters, corresponding to 120 ECTS.
The course is organised into general and scientific training, technical training and on-the-job training (internship), and each student is awarded with a Higher Technical Professional Diploma at level 5 of the European Qualifications Framework for Lifelong Learning.
Professional profileThe Higher Technical Professional Course in Leisure Sports aims to train professionals who are able to develop skills in the field of recreational and leisure sports (indoor and outdoor). They will be able to accomplish the coordination and supervision of personal and sports management of children, young people, adults, the elderly and specific groups. They should be able to put into practice suitably justified conceptual and technical
knowledge and ethical values for those purposes.
Professional opportunitiesManager/coordinator of group and individual leisure sports activities; leader/monitor/coordinator of nature exploration physical activities; leader/monitor/coordinator for expressive rhythmic activities; manager/coordinator for aquatic leisure activities; manager/coordinator for sports events/projects and sports facilities; lifeguard (in accordance with the protocol with the Portuguese Maritime Rescue Institute – ISN).