Develop opportunities for progression in sport


Develop and implement plans and frameworks to increase participation and the progression of athletes.

Alternative labels

develop opportunities for sport progression
develop opportunities for participation in sport
create plans to increase sport participation
develop opportunities to progress in sports

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Develop opportunities for progression in sport is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Sport administrator: Sport administrators act in a middle management role within sport organisations at all levels, in any sport or country in Europe (e.g. sport clubs, federations, and local authorities). They carry out organisational tasks across a wide range of functions in accordance with the strategy and policies set by management, boards of directors and committees. They play a crucial role in the overall delivery of sport and their work in sport organisations directly impact the unlocking of the potential of the sector in Europe towards health, social inclusion and economy.
Ice-skating coach: Ice-skating coaches teach and train individuals or groups in ice skating and related sports such as figure skating and speed skating. They teach their clients theoretical knowledge and train fitness, strength and physical coordination. Ice-skating instructors prepare and conduct training sessions. They will support their clients if they participate in competitions.

Optional skill

Develop opportunities for progression in sport is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Develop opportunities for progression in sport – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022