NCFE Level 2 in Sport (Coaching Pathway) at Sheffield Wednesday Football Club (SWFC)
The NCFE Level 2 in Sport (Coaching pathway) is aimed at students looking to pursue a career within the area of sports coaching, development or teaching. This course will ideally support progression on to a sport coaching traineeship, an apprenticeship or higher level study.
The NCFE Level 2 key areas of study;
- Sports Coaching
- Lifestyle of a performer
- Planning and organising an event
- Participating in Sport
- Developing technical and tactical awareness
English & Maths will also be delivered alongside your sports studies.
As part of the course, you will be required to complete work experience in a variety of sports settings as well as performing various roles within the organisation of sports events.
Minimum of 4 GCSE Grades at D
Most units are assessed through assignments which are submitted via the interactive learning platform in a variety of formats; these include written reports, posters, practical sports, demonstrations, group tasks, interviews, practical coaching, presentations, work experience, projects, performance observation and time-constrained assessments.
You may be eligible to apply for financial help through our funding provider. Bursary forms and travel pass forms will be provided when you register on the course.
Most students will progress onto the BTEC Level 3 course in order to gain qualifications for higher education/ employment. Students will be able to persue careers in sports related fields.
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.