BTEC Sport (Development, Coaching and Fitness) Level 3 Diploma at Nicholas Hamond Academy
The course is suitable for students who would prefer to take a coursework based qualification rather than the A level PE. This is particularly suitable for students who wish to pursue careers in Sports Development, coaching or fitness and combined with other A Levels and/ or BTECs it will allow you to progress to higher education. There will be opportunities for work experience and to complete coaching certificate(s).
Year 1 – Units such as:
- Principles of Anatomy and Physiology
- The Physiology of fitness
- Assessing Risk in Sport
- Sports Coaching
- Outdoor and Adventurous Activities
Year 2 – Units such as:
- Fitness Training and Programming
- Fitness Testing for Sport and exercise
- Practical Individual Sports
- Work Experience in Sport
C grade or above in English and Maths. Ideally students will have achieved a B grade (or equivalent) in Btec Sport Level 2 or GCSE PE.
Careers such as; PE teacher, Sports Coaches, Fitness Instructors and Sports Development.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Nicholas Hamond Academy directly.