This is a full time study programme primarily to provide education and training for sport, leisure and recreation employees. Students who undertake this course will look to progress to higher education and/or employment within the sport and active leisure sector, a sector which has consistently outperformed the rest of the UK economy.
Whilst there are some practical elements within the study programme, content will largely focus on the theoretical application of the key strands of sport.
You will be expected to find a suitable work experience placement in your first year.
Students will also be able to undertake the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme as well as the many different sporting enrichment offers. Students will also have free access to the college gym with personalised diet and training plans available. Finally, students will aslo undertake the Sports Leaders UK Level 3 Award which is an industry recognised qualification that enables successful learners to independently lead purposeful and enjoyable sport/physical activity.
Anatomy & Physiology
Fitness Training & Programming for Health, Sport & Wellbeing
Professional Development in the Sports Industry
Application of Fitness Testing
Practical Sports Performance
Skill Acquisition in Sport
Investigating Business in Sport & the Active Leisure Industry
19+ learners - please contact the Customer Services Team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.