What do SkillsActive do?

SkillsActive is the Sector Skills Council for the Active Leisure, Learning and Well-being industries. We create and maintain National Occupational Standards (NOS) which specify UK standards of performance that people are expected to achieve in their work and the knowledge and skills they need to perform their role effectively. SkillsActive is licensed by government to produce and maintain NOS for sport, fitness, outdoors, playwork, caravans, hair and beauty.

SkillsActive owns and operates the following professional registers- 

Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs)

Register of Aquatic Professionals (RAPs)

Children’s Activity Professionals Register (Capre)

Register of Playwork Professionals

Register of Professional Development Practitioners in Sport (RPDPS)

Register of Beauty Professionals

Register of Nail Professionals

Register of Spa Professionals