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National Award/ Certificate/ Diploma in Sport & Exercise Science (Level 3) at The Parker E-act Academy

Course description

The course consists of 18 units, equivalent to three A Levels, and is 100% coursework. To complete the National Award you will need to complete 6 units, to complete the National Certificate you will need to complete 12 units and for the full National Diploma you will need to complete all 18 units. Progression throughout the qualification is not a guarantee. You must show dedication and commitment to the course and successfully complete each qualification.

Course content

Modules include:

* Anatomy

* Sports Massage

* Exercise Health & Lifestyle

* Nutrition & Sport Coaching

* Sport & Exercise Science Project

* Physiology

* Sports Injuries

* Biomechanics.

You may also study for Level 1 Gym Instructor Qualification and the Higher Sports Leadership Award as well as other National Governing Body Coaching Awards. Functional Skills will also be studied.

Entry requirements

Please note:

To apply for this course online you need to go to the Daventry Learning Partnership page.

You should have achieved four GCSEs at C or above (including two from Mathematics, English, Science and PE) or a merit grade in a relevant Level 2 qualification.

Future opportunities

You could progress to a degree in sport or a related discipline, such as Sport & Exercise Science or Physiotherapy, PE teacher-training. Alternatively, you could enter employment within a gym, sport and leisure complex or within the coaching fields.

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How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Parker E-act Academy directly.

Last updated date: 26 May 2015
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