Outdoor Adventure and Sports Coaching

Introduction

Course Title: Level 2 – Diploma in Sport & Fitness
Course Code: OR235



Are you a sports enthusiast who is looking to develop a career in the sport and fitness industries?

This course allows students to gain a wide range of knowledge and experience in exercise, fitness coaching and sports leadership. A combination of theory and practical units will give you an understanding of the different industries available to you.

Overview

Qualification

Diploma in Sport (QCF)

Course Content

Units include:
Fitness for sport
Anatomy and physiology for sport and exercise
Practical sport
Training for personal fitness
Leading sports activities
Lifestyle and wellbeing
The mind and sports performance
Sports performer in action
Work experience.

Plus:
Daily professional football coaching and developmental fitness training
Entry in the British colleges' football leagues as well as a wide range of fitness opportunities
Functional skills/English and maths GCSE
First aid qualification.

Option to include (at cost):
Gym and fitness instructing qualification.

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs at grades D/E or above, including English and maths A keen interest in sport and fitness is essential You will be required to complete a work placement during the other two days.

Next Steps

Level 3 - Extended Diploma in Sport & Fitness Apprenticeship

Career Opportunities

Health and fitness industries Sports coach Personal trainer Dietician Fitness instructor Gym instructor Leisure centre operations Health centre worker