This one year course will provide you with an excellent insight into the sport and active leisure industry, with an opportunity to gain extra sport coaching qualifications. Areas of study include:
- Practical sports performance
- The mind in sports performance
- Leading sports activities
- Lifestyle and wellbeing
- Anatomy and physiology
- Fitness for sport and exercise.
It also encourages personal development through practical participation and performance in a range of activities.
Updated November 2019
Five GCSEs at grade D or above. English and Maths at a minimum D/E grade.
The units are assessed through written and practical coursework.
Successful completion may lead to employment in the sports/leisure industry or progression onto a Level 3 course in sport (i.e. Sport (Development, Coaching and Fitness, Sport - Football Coaching and Performance or Sport and Exercise Science or a related subject area.
Students are required to purchase a course t shirt, polo shirt and hoodie.
Students will have the opportunity to purchase a college tracksuit and sports related kit through their selected sporting teams.
Minimal additional costs may be required for local educational visits.