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Level 1 in Public Services and Sport

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Course CodeS5058
Academic Year1718
Dates25th September 2017 to 6th July 2018
Location NameSouth Wigston Campus
Mode Of ProvisionFull Time
IntroductionThis one year programme is designed to equip individuals with the knowledge, understanding and skills required for success in employment in the health & fitness, leisure and sports sectors. It is also a route for progression to a level 2 qualification such as the BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Sport or the NVQ Level 2 Football Coaching and Instructing.
Study OutlineThe course comprises ten units over one year. The subjects you will study are:

Job Opportunities in Sport & Active Leisure - An investigation of jobs and organisations in the sport and leisure industries.

Working in the Sport & Active Leisure - Gain an understanding of what it is like to start work. You will also undertake a programme of work experience.

How the Body Works - You will find out more about the body and how fitness and lifestyle can affect it.

Entry RequirementsStudents with E, F and G Grades at GCSE are invited to apply.
EquipmentYou will need indoor and outdoor sports kit/footwear
AttendanceOne year, full-time.
AssessmentThis programme consists of ten continuously assessed units. In addition there will be opportunities to play for College sports teams. The course also provides the opportunity to develop skills in leadership, teamwork and working with others through residential and other experiences.
ProgressionAfter successful completion (with Merit grades), you may go on to a Level 2 qualification such as the BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Sport or the NVQ Level 2 in Football Coaching & Instructing. Alternatively you can obtain employment in the sports industry.
QualificationBTEC Level 1 Diploma in Sport & Active Leisure
Awarding BodyBTEC
LevelLevel 1
Availble Full-time?Y
Availble Part-time?N
Suitable for Higher Education?N
Suitable for Individuals?Y
Suitable for Employers?N
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