Recreation Assistant

Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
Federal Correctional Institute (FCI) Danbury Education Department
O*Net Code
Rapids Code
Req. Hours
Apr 04, 2021
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

11 skill sets | 11 total skills | 4300 total hours
Assist with the development and coordination of wellness and leisure-time programs and services, including assistance in curricula and lesson plan development, ensuring a diversity of class offerings that are adapted when necessary to meet participant needs. - 1000 req. hrs
1000 hrs
Organize, instruct, and promote interest in individuals in various recreation and leisure modalities including: hobby crafts, musical instruments, recreational games, and individual and team sports. - 1500 req. hrs
500 hrs
Assist with the facilitation and training and coordination of recreation workers and work activities. - 1800 req. hrs
300 hrs
Explain principles, techniques, and safety procedures to participants in recreational activities, and demonstrates use of materials and equipment. - 2200 req. hrs
400 hrs
Develops constructive and cooperative working relationships, dealing with colleagues, clients, and supervisors to resolve complaints and handle work flow; building and maintaining lasting relations with professional personnel to carry out recreational objectives. - 2450 req. hrs
250 hrs
Complete and maintain schedules, records, statistics, forms, and reports. Assist in tracking attendance, participation, and performance dates/times. - 2750 req. hrs
300 hrs
Maintain, clean, and organize wellness equipment and supplies. - 2950 req. hrs
200 hrs
Assist organizing and managing special events or programs such as information presentations, health fairs, organized runs and walks, or live and/or media based entertainment, collaborating with professional personnel when necessary. - 3650 req. hrs
700 hrs
Serve as liaison between recreation specialists and/or management and activity instructors; discuss and resolve participant needs and complaints with recreation specialists and/or management. - 3900 req. hrs
250 hrs
Greet new arrivals to activities, explains rules and regulations, and responds to requests for information about programs and services. - 4100 req. hrs
200 hrs
Provide for entertainment and set-up related decorations and equipment. - 4300 req. hrs
200 hrs

Technical Instruction

Workplace standards of conduct.
# | 48 hrs
Rules and regulations
# | 48 hrs
Activities and Services of a Recreation Facility
# | 48 hrs
Physical and psychological factors of individual and team sports.
Exercise Techniques
# | 44 hrs
# | 44 hrs
Fitness Assessments
# | 44 hrs
Group and Team Dynamics
# | 44 hrs