3 GCSEs grade 2 (grade E) or above including English. You will have a College interview and if necessary references may be taken up.
This Foundation Level course is for those interested in a sport or fitness related career, or keen to progress into a coaching environment and develop new skills.
You will learn all aspects of sport including:
Alongside this course you will also gain the 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Assistant Coaching (Sport and Physical Activity) qualification.
This provides students with an introduction to coaching sport and physical activity at an assistant coach level. With this course you will:
Lectures, workshops, group work and practical sessions. The course has a high practical element.
Assignments throughout the course include reports, projects, presentations, practical work, oral work and time constrained assignments.
BTEC Level 2 Technical Diploma in Sport and Activity Leaders or apprenticeships in a sporting capacity such as fitness instructing or activity leadership.
Employment as a leisure centre attendant, assistant sports coach or play worker in an after school club. Depending on the age of the learner, the additional qualification may support a role in the workplace, either in paid or voluntary occupations, as support for a Level 2 or Level 3 qualified sports coach.
You can enrol straight away by one of the methods below. You do not need to complete an application form.