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Physical Education BTEC Level 2 Award (Principals of coaching sport) at Kingsmead School

Course description

This course is designed to give students the opportunity of gaining a vocational qualification in Sports Coaching. The level 2 Award is equivalent to 1 GCSE. This course is vocational/work related and is assessed through various types of coursework, there is no final exam. Coursework will be through practical and written assessments and will require all earners to be very well organised so that important deadline are not missed.

Students will cover 4 units of work-
1. Understanding the principles of safe and equitable coaching practise
2. Understanding the fundamentals of coaching programmes
3. Understanding the principles of planning coaching programmes
4. Understanding hot to support the participants lifestyle through coaching programmes
To be successful on this course you will need 35-40 GCSE average point score, including D or higher in English Language, a keen sportsperson who is interested in coaching as a possible career, organised and a good independent learner.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kingsmead School directly.

Last updated date: 21 April 2017
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