Who is the course for?
This course is for anyone who is interested in sport, fitness or coaching. This course is designed to equip individuals with the knowledge, understanding and practical skills required for success in current and future employment in sport and related industries. It is equivalent to three A levels, which can enable you to progress onto University after successful completion of the course.
Do I need any formal qualifications?
You will need to have four GCSEs at grade C or above (Maths and English desired to be C or above) or equivalent level 2 qualifications related to sport.
What will I study on the course?
You will study 6 core units: Anatomy for sport and exercise, sport and exercise physiology, sport and exercise psychology, research methods, research project and fitness testing. You will also study 12 additional units which will range from sports injuries to nutrition.