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Sport L2 Diploma at Bishop Auckland College

Course description

If you are looking to improve your knowledge in the Sport and Leisure industry then here is the place to start. While on the course you are given the opportunity to learn how to coach a wide range of sports and safely prepare a fitness session within the College fitness suite. You also get the chance to organise events for local Primary schools to come and visit the college and take part in various sports. You will have the opportunity to gain Coaching qualifications whilst on this course. This full time course is taught over 3 days a week for 1 year and includes Maths, English, tutorials and Work Experience.

Course content

You will be able practice your skills in our purpose built sports hall covering topics such as: – Sports Psychology – Fitness Testing – Sports Nutrition Planning and running sports events – Technical Skills and Tactical Awareness in Sport Practical Sport. You will also be given the opportunity to experience various work related vocations via guest speakers and a work placement as well as improving and developing enterprise within the section.

Future opportunities

If you gain suitable grades you may progress on to one of the Level 3 Sport related courses at College. You can also apply for a Sport-related apprenticeship at College.

Further information

You will need to provide appropriate sportswear such as sports top, shorts, trousers and trainers. You will also have the opportunity to purchase a College-branded sports kit. (concessions may apply for students based on their personal circumstances). You will also be required to wear the appropriate kit if you want to participate in one of our Sports Academies (Football Academy, Rugby Academy, Table Tennis Academy, Street Dance Academy, Fitness Academy).

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bishop Auckland College directly.

Last updated date: 09 February 2016
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