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Sport at Grimsby Institute

Course description

A career in Sport offers you a wide range of different career options from a professional Sports person to a Sports Therapist. It is fantastic to think you can get a job that you love and can enjoy every day at your place of work.

There is huge potential for you to go far in life with a career in Sport, you will gain a wide range of transferable skills suitable for many workplaces.

At the Institute we train our learners to the highest standard and prepare them for a fantastic career in the Sports industry.

When you study a sporting subject with us, we’ll give you all of the practical and theoretical know-how to compete at the top of your game.

Course content

This course will cover sports performance, coaching, fitness testing and teamwork as well as classroom and laboratory sessions in anatomy and physiology, psychology and nutrition.

Sports injuries and sport and exercise massage lessons and the opportunity to study Exercise Science are also available. Learners will have the chance to take part in work related activity.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for our courses depend on the specific requirements of each Programme of Study and an individual's previous experience, which will all be discussed during the interview process.

The following list offers a guide as to what you might be expected to achieve to gain entry on to a particular level of a course.

Entry Level 3 Programmes

No formal entry qualifications but subject to approval from the Foundation Learning Assessment Team.
 

Level 1 Programmes

GCSEs grade E to G or equivalent, including Foundation Awards and Entry Level Certificates.
 

Level 2 Programmes

Minimum of 4 GCSEs grade D or above including Maths and English language OR Minimum of 4 GCSEs grade D or above including Maths and English language and relevant subject qualification OR Minimum of Level 1 course in chosen subject at merit or above and English language and Maths at Level 1.
 

Level 3 Programmes

Minimum of 5 GCSEs grade C or above including Maths and English language OR Minimum of 5 GCSEs grade C or above including Maths and English language and relevant subject qualification OR Minimum of Level 2 course in chosen subject at merit or above and English language and Maths at level 2.

Future opportunities

If you want a career in a sporting profession, there are so many opportunities available to you now, and that doesn’t mean you have to become the next world champion, to have a long and successful career.

Some of our former learners have gone on to compete at national and international level, but they have also gone on to become Sport Lecturers, training the stars of the future, Physiotherapists, working with some of the country’s leading sports personalities and Coaches, working directly with some of the individuals and teams that make the headlines everyday.

Of course University Centre Grimsby offers a fantastic range ofc ourses that could boost your potential for earning even higher wages.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Grimsby Institute directly.

Last updated date: 10 May 2016

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