Sport and Fitness

Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma in Sport: Development, Coaching and Fitness
Course Title
Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma in Sport: Development, Coaching and Fitness
Course Code
C0042052E/1
Mode of Study
FULL TIME
Entry Requirements
4 GCSEs (A*-C/9-4), including English language or maths, or a relevant Level 2 Diploma from a similar subject area.
Leads on to
Successful students can progress to a personal training qualification here at college or gain entry to other relevant higher level programmes. Career opportunities straight from college include assistant fitness instructor, trainee manager, plus opportunites in sports coaching. You will have the UCAS points required to study at university, and you'll have the work experience to step into an apprenticeship if this is your desired route.
ABOUT THE COURSE
Do you want to turn your passion for sport into a prosperous career? Your success starts here. Make a livng out of motivating people to stay active and encouraging them to live a more healthy lifestyle. This course is for school leavers and equivalent to studying three A-Levels. Course modules are varied and range across the following areas: > Anatomy and physiology > Psychology for sport performance > Sports nutrition > Practical sports activities > Sports development > Fitness testing > Instructing physical activity > Sports coaching You'll balance your programme of study with GAP work experience and GEM English and maths lessons.