BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport (Development, Coaching & Fitness)
During the first year of this course you will complete the units for the Level 3 - 90 Credit Diploma in Sport and Fitness.
Year 2 units include:
Current issues in sport
Instructing physical activity
Exercise for specific groups
Rules, regulations & officiating
Organising sports events
Sports legacy development.
Entry in the British colleges' football league as well as a wide range of fitness opportunities
Daily football coaching and developmental fitness training
Functional skills/English and maths GCSE
First aid qualification.
4 GCSEs at Grade A*-C, including English and maths OR Level 2 Diploma/Level 2 Diploma at Merit level plus functional skills at Level 2
You will need enthusiasm and a keen interest in sport
You will be required to complete a work placement.
Degree course in Sport Development, Coaching or Fitness
Further coaching qualifications
Sports coach, personal trainer, dietician, fitness instructor, gym instructor, leisure centre operator, health centre operator