This course is a good starting point for a career in the sports or public services sectors with the aim of increasing confidence, gaining a variety of qualifications and experience. The main focus will be on the practical aspects.
What Will I Learn?
You will study a variety of subjects including: Taking Part in Sport and Working Together. Additional qualifications include the Essential Skills Wales in Communications and Numeracy
You must be working at Entry Level 2 in Literacy and Numeracy. Working towards Entry 3 qualifications.
You will be invited to attend an interview, and will undertake an assessment in literacy and numeracy, to establish any support required.
Your work will be assessed through continual assessment throughout the year.
Coleg y Cymoedd takes every effort to ensure the information on this website is accurate at time of being live. Coleg y Cymoedd reserves the right to make changes or withdraw without notice any of the courses, course facilities or support described.
Please note: Fees are payable for each year of study. Higher Education Fees for courses starting September 2020 have yet to be decided. We estimate that they will be confirmed by April 2020.
Additional Fee Notes
Purchase of Kit is required for this course. Please discuss this at interview stage with a tutor after you have applied.
- On successful completion of this course you may progress to other higher level courses or to employment.
Leisure or sports manager
Average salary: £25,974
Average salary: £19,500
Sports coach, instructor or official
Average salary: £20,280
Average salary: £15,756
Leisure and sports managers organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources required for the provision of sporting, artistic, theatrical and other recreational and amenity services.
Both graduate and non-graduate entry is possible. Off- and on-the-job training is provided. NVQs/SVQs in relevant areas are available at Levels 3 and 4. Professional qualifications may also be required for some posts.