Will the course give me what I want?
You will be provided with a grounding for basic skills and practices within the sports & fitness industries. Course assessment will include both practical and theoretical opportunities .
What have students who have taken this course in the past progressed to?
Progression to Level 2 courses in Sports or other related programmes of study.
How will I learn?
A combination of theory and practical work e.g. team and individual sports.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed continually through practical project work, coursework, written assignments and through giving presentations.
How much time should I be expected to spend on assignments, projects, field trips etc
2-5 hours of self directed study is expected for students to succeed on this course.
Which awarding body is the course validation by?
What qualifications or skills do I need to show I have before I can enrol?
To be a successful applicant to any of our programmes in Sport you should have the following qualifications:
- You will have an initial assessment of your literacy skills and will need to achieve a score of Entry Level 3 in order to gain access to the course.
- Be aged between 16-19
- Have limited achievement at GCSE grades E-G
- Motivated in following a vocational programme of study
- Demonstrate a commitment to working towards goals with your tutor
You will take an initial assessment at or before the interview and will need to achieve a score of Entry Level 3 in order to gain access to the course.
All courses are subject to a successful and positive reference from a previous tutor or employer.
Expected prior knowledge
Equipment and other costs
All equipment is provided by the College.
For further information and to apply
If you wish to apply for this course, please complete a College application form.
If you need help before choosing your course, please contact our Information Centre or come along to one of our Open Days.