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Technical in Sport Diploma at Cramlington Learning Village

Course description

This is a vocational course aiming to equip you with the skills required for higher education or employment in the Sports industry. You will learn about how the body works as well as current issues in sport and sports coaching. The classroom based lessons are supplemented with practical sessions to help develop your understanding.

Course content

This course is equivalent to 1 A Level.
This course is broken down into modules. You will study 4 compulsory modules set by the exam board:

Principles of anatomy and physiology in sport
Sports Coaching
Current issues in sport
The physiology of fitness
and a further three optional modules selected by the school.

Entry requirements

4 A* - C GCSEs across a range of subjects, with at least a grade C in English.


All units are coursework-based and are centre-assessed and externally moderated by an OCR Visiting Moderator.

Future opportunities

Employment: within the Sport Sector at an operative or supervisory level e.g. sports assistant, leisure attendant, pool lifeguard, swimming teacher, fitness instructor, sports coach, personal trainer, sports development officer.

Progression to further qualifications: such as a degree in Sports Science.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Cramlington Learning Village directly.

Last updated date: 30 June 2015

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