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FT Registration Fee - £30.00
Please Note - These fees are for the 2018/19 Academic Year and are subject to change annually. Fees are payable for each year of study.
Days, Times and Fees for Part Time and HE courses are subject to change. HE Tuition Fees will be confirmed April 2018.
Purchase of Kit and/or Education Trips is required for this course. Please discuss this at interview stage with a tutor after you have applied. A tailored individual package will be developed for you depending on which course you have chosen
This course is designed for young people over the age of 16 who would like to enter career in the sport and recreation industry.
You will require 3 GCSEs at A*- E, which must include Maths and English/Welsh, or completion of a full vocational programme at Entry 3 which must also include GCSE Maths & English/Welsh at grades A*-E or equivalent such as Entry 3 ESW Communications and Application of Number. Plus satisfactory references.
You will be invited to attend an interview. During this interview and will undertake an assessment in literacy and numeracy to establish any support required.
What will I study?
As part of your course you will study a variety of topics such as Risks and Hazards in Sport and Active Leisure; Taking Part in Exercise and Fitness; How the Body Works; Planning Own Fitness Programme; Leading a Sports and Active Leisure Activity; Job Opportunities in Sport and Active Leisure and Physical Activities for Children.
How will I be assessed?
To gain the Level 1 in Sport you must complete internal assessments in all units. Assessment will cover practical skills, oral questioning, assignment work and written questions. All units are assessed, graded and an overall grade for the qualification is awarded.
Career Opportunities and Progression
On successful completion of this course you may be able to progress to the BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Sport. You could also apply for employment within a number of areas in the sports industry, e.g. a leisure centre attendant, or sports coach.
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