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Level 3 BTEC National Extended Diploma in Sport FT at Chesterfield College

Course description

Key modules on this course include:

  • Sports Coaching
  • Sport and Exercise Massage
  • Fitness Training and Programming
  • Practical Team Sports
  • Leadership in Sport

Course content

We base our courses on employment needs of the region. Therefore, you can expect to learn topics that are relevant to the industry. Your course will be made up of a mixture of core modules, that are essential to the course requirements, and units that you can choose to specialize in yourself. You'll be guided by your tutor on which units to choose that will best suit you. Key units on this course include:-Sports Coaching-Sport and Exercise Massage-Fitness Training and Programming-Practical Team Sports-Leadership in Sport

Entry requirements

This course is perfect for you if you have a real interest in both the practical and theoretical aspects of sport and prefer to be assessed through assignments/coursework rather than exams. If you have already decided on the specialist area of study you would like to pursue, this course will cover the key knowledge and practical skills you need to succeed in industry. You will need 5 GCSEs at grade C or above including English language, maths and science or a relevant Level 2 qualification.

Financial information

Yes - If it's your first full Level 3 and you're aged 19-23 your course is funded otherwise Advanced learner loans are available

Future opportunities

You can progress into various roles of employment in Sport and Exercise, from teaching, coaching to gym instructing. Alternatively you can progress onto a University Level course in a related field.

Further information

'• Where costs are quoted in this document they are correct at the time of publication, but may be changed• Timetables are given as an indication only, these may vary• Weeks shown are the maximum number expected• The formation of a class is conditional

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.

Last updated date: 20 September 2018

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