HITZ Wasps


HITZ is Premiership Rugby’s award - winning education and employability programme which works with more than 2,000 young people, aged 16 - 19 years old, every year.

HITZ, delivered nationally by Premiership Rugby’s member clubs, uses rugby’s core values to improve the personal, social and life skills to support young people back into education, training, apprenticeships and/or employment.



Our core offer, the HITZ Learning Academy, offers a relaxed environment targeted at 16- to 19-year-olds to improve Maths and English, develop valuable life skills and gain important qualifications alongside experience from work placements and employer - led sessions. The programme also offers essential enrichment and sporting activities which supports the development of the whole individual through not only improving their mental but physical wellbeing as well. HITZ is funded by partners Wooden Spoon and CVC.



Participants in the HITZ programme regularly report an increase in resilience, self-confidence, and aspiration as a result of their involvement, and over 70% go on to achieve a positive progression into further education, training, or employment.

 SCL Education & Training continue their partnership with Premiership Rugby to become the exclusive education partner for the award-winning employability programme. Managing all educational aspects of the Premiership Rugby HITZ programme, leading providers of education through sport, SCL, have more than 15 years of experience in delivering a range of forward-thinking and successful education and sports development programmes for young adults.


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HITZ winner is setting his sights high after scooping 'Young Achiever' award. 


HITZ participants excel in Lee Valley rafting experience.


Ambassadors for Wasps and Bath HITZ finish second in Wooden Spoon Regatta.