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|Introduction||This prcourse is designed to equip individuals with the knowledge, understanding and skills required for successful employment in the health & fitness, leisure and sports sectors or for progression to an undergraduate 1 year top-up degree.|
|Study Outline||The course comprises 16 units over two years.
Principles of Sports Coaching; The Sport & Leisure Industry; Field-based Fitness Testing; Physical Activity, Lifestyle and Wellbeing; Applied Sports Coaching; Nutrition; Training and Fitness; Physical Education.|
|Entry Requirements||You must be aged 18+ to start the course and possess one of the following qualifications:
120 UCAS Points; BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Sport at Merit and Pass; BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport at Pass or above; At least two A Levels at grade D or above; Mature candidates with appropriate work experience/sporting background.
UCAS Code: 006C|
|Equipment||You will require sports kit. Course kit will also be provided.|
|Attendance||Two years, full-time course.
It will require learners to commit to lessons three days per week and to conduct private study outside of College time|
|Assessment||This programme consists of 16 continuously assessed units. In addition there will be opportunities to play for College sports teams, engage in placements in the community (e.g. work experience, coaching) and go on trips.|
|Progression||After successful completion you can complete a 1 year top-up at local Universities to gain a degree. You can seek employment in many areas within Exercise & Lifestyle Consultancy, Coaching, Sports Development, from Lifestyle Consultancy to Coaching and Teaching.|
|Suitable for Higher Education?||Y|
|Suitable for Individuals?||Y|
|Suitable for Employers?||Y|