BTEC National Extended Diploma in Sport Development and Coaching
Year 1 (two units are exam based and are externally assessed):
Principles of anatomy and physiology in sport
The physiology of fitness
Assessing risk in sport
Leadership in sport
Skills for land-based outdoor and adventurous activities
Skills for water-based outdoor and adventurous activities
Work experience in sport.
Equipment and facilities for outdoor and adventurous activities
Leading land-based outdoor and adventurous activities
Leading water-based outdoor and adventurous activities
Outdoor and adventurous expeditions
Impact and sustainability in outdoor adventure
Physical exercise and care of young people.
(Four units are exam based and are externally assessed)
Practical content includes:
Climbing, mountain biking, caving, navigation, paddlesport (kayaking & canoeing), ropes course, archery, orienteering (including competitions), personal training (gym) and team sports. You will take part in several expeditions culminating in a week long expedition in the UK or abroad.
You will also have the opportunity to gain other awards throughout the course:
BCU/UKCC Paddlepower, 1 or 2 Star Award
BCU/UKCC Foundation Safety & Rescue (FSRT)
BCU/UKCC Level 1 Paddlesport Coach Training & Assessment
Climbing Wall Award
RYA Sailing course Level 1
First Aid qualification
Mountain Biking Instructor Training & Assessment (MIAS)
NNAS Bronze & Silver
RYA Windsurf Certificate
Mountain Training Association Lowland Leader Award Training or Assessment
(Optional - additional costs apply)
You will also have the opportunity to gain other coaching and leadership qualifications, National Governing Body (NGB) Awards and Functional Skills.
5 GCSEs at minimum grades 9-4 or A*-C, including English, maths and a science with PE OR a Level 2 Diploma at Merit level including English and maths grades 9-4 or A*-C. You will need a proven enthusiasm and experience in outdoor adventure.
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Dates & Fees
|Start Date||End Date||Start Time||End Time||Mode of Attendance||Days of the Week||No of sessions|
|02-Sep-19||25-Jun-21||9.15 a.m.||4.45 p.m.||Full time||3 days plus work experience||210|
|Total Fee Full Cost||Total Fee 19-23||Total Fee 24+|
Kit costs. There may be some additional costs towards expeditions.
A kit list will be provided before the start of the course. Approach shoes, sports kit and suitable outdoor clothing - the clothing must be suitable for the environment and time of year, advice on all of these will be given on induction. Basic stationery - pens, pencils, ruler, eraser and notebook. KMC polo shirt - Kingston Maurward College Outdoor Adventure & Sports Coaching polo shirt. Waterproofs, wellington boots, swimwear & towel and kit bag/rucksack.
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