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Sport BTEC at Carlton Academy

Course description

This course gives a huge insight into all areas of teaching, coaching and leading in sport. Both practically and classroom based, this course will teach you everything you need to know about coaching and fitness related issues in sport.

Course content

The BTEC Sport offers an engaging programme for those who are clear about pursuing a career in this area of employment. You will need to work effectively as a team and be prepared to take a lead in a variety of learning activities. Able to work independently managing your own time and resources, you will develop key skills in coaching and leading in a practical environment. You will need to have a keen interest in sport and a willingness to learn new skills.

Entry requirements

You must have an outgoing personality with good personable skills. You will need to have both complete commitment to the course and good time management skills in order to manage coursework.

Future opportunities

Careers that you may look into: Sports Coach, Physical Education Teacher, Fitness Instructor, Sports Development Officer. You could progress to a university degree or BTEC Higher National course. You could also go straight into employment in sports centres, leisure centres, or outdoor activities centres.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Carlton Academy directly.

Last updated date: 03 October 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September