NAICS 5 Digit Industry 61162

Industry 61162

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 61162 – Sports and Recreation Instruction

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 61162: See industry description for NAICS 611620 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 611620: This industry comprises establishments, such as camps and schools, primarily engaged in offering instruction in athletic activities to groups of individuals. Overnight and day sports instruction camps are included in this industry.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 61162

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Camps, sports instruction
  • Professional sports instructors (i.e., not participating in sporting events)
  • Cheerleading instruction
  • Riding instruction academies or schools
  • Gymnastics instruction
  • Sports (e.g., baseball, basketball, football, golf) instruction
  • Martial arts instruction, camps or schools
  • Swimming instruction

Cross-References for Industry 61162

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 61162. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Establishments primarily engaged in operating overnight recreational camps that may offer some athletic instruction in addition to other activities are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 721214, Recreational and Vacation Camps (except Campgrounds);
  • Establishments primarily engaged in operating sports and recreation establishments that also offer athletic instruction are classified in Sector 71, Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation;
  • Independent (i.e., freelance) athletes engaged in providing sports instruction and participating in spectator sporting events are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 711219, Other Spectator Sports; and
  • Establishments primarily engaged in offering academic courses that may also offer athletic instruction are classified according to the type of school.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 61162

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 61162. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Academies, riding instruction
  • Automobile racing schools
  • Baseball instruction, camps, or schools
  • Basketball instruction, camps, or schools
  • Baton instruction
  • Bowling instruction
  • Boys’ camps, sports instruction
  • Boys’ camps, sports instructor
  • Camps, sports instruction
  • Cheerleading instruction, camps, or schools
  • Football instruction, camps, or schools
  • Girls’ camps, sports instruction
  • Golf instruction, camps, or schools
  • Gymnastics instruction, camps, or schools
  • Hockey instruction, camps, or schools
  • Jai alai instruction, camps, or schools
  • Judo instruction, camps, or schools
  • Karate instruction, camps or schools
  • Martial arts instruction, camps, or schools
  • Professional sports (e.g., golf, skiing, swimming, tennis) instructors (i.e., not participating in sporting events)
  • Riding instruction academies or schools
  • Schools, sports instruction
  • Scuba instruction, camps, or schools
  • Skiing instruction, camps, or schools
  • Skin diving instruction, camps, or schools
  • Sky diving instruction, camps, or schools
  • Soccer instruction, camps, or schools
  • Sports camps (e.g., baseball, basketball, football), instructional
  • Sports instruction, camps, or schools
  • Sports instructors, independent (i.e., not participating in sporting events)
  • Swimming instruction
  • Tennis instruction, camps, or schools
Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 61: Educational Services
    • Subsector 611: Educational Services
      • Industry Group 6116: Other Schools and Instruction
        • Industry 61162: Sports and Recreation Instruction (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611620: Sports and Recreation Instruction

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