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|Introduction||This one year course is designed as an introduction for those who want to gain a qualification that will enable them to pursue a career in many areas of sport or into higher level qualifications.|
|Study Outline||Units include: Participating in Sport; Health, safety and welfare in sport and active leisure; Safeguarding and protecting children and young people in sport and active leisure; Sport facility operations; Injuries in sport; Sport and society; Factors affecting participation in sport and physical activity; Physical preparation for sports performance; Working with disabilities in sport and active leisure, and Event organisation in a sport and active leisure environment.|
|Entry Requirements||4 GCSEs at grade D or above or BTEC Level 1 or Level 2 Diploma in Sport.|
|Equipment||You will require a sports kit to take part in physical activity.|
|Attendance||One year, full-time.|
|Assessment||This is a full-time course, which consists of continuously|
assessed units, using written assignment, projects and presentations completed individually or in teams. In addition, there may be opportunities to play for College sports teams.
|Progression||After successful completion you may progress onto the BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Sport (subject to relevant progression criteria) course or other Level 3 qualifications or employment in the industry course.|
|Awarding Body||City & Guilds|
|Suitable for Higher Education?||N|
|Suitable for Individuals?||Y|
|Suitable for Employers?||N|