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Sport (Outdoor Leisure) BTEC Level 3 90 Credit Diploma at Kidderminster College

Course description

Course content typically covers:

-Principles of anatomy and physiology in sport
-The physiology of fitness
-Assessing risk in sport
-Fitness training and programming
-Leadership in sport
-Principles and practices in outdoor adventure leading to an NGB qualification

This qualification leads on to the second year of study on the Extended Diploma in Outdoor Leisure.

Entry requirements

Four GCSE grades A-C, preferably including English, or an equivalent related qualification. An interest in outdoor and sporting activities is essential.


All units will be internally assessed and externally moderated.

Financial information

Yes, for residential visits/trips. Course specific polo shirt, gym kit and outdoor activity kit and registrations for enrichment qualifications.

Future opportunities

-Expedition Leader
-Camp Manager
-Specific Activity Instructor e.g. Watersports Instructor.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kidderminster College directly.

Last updated date: 25 April 2016

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    • The college is based in a stunning, modern building, with teaching rooms and specialist facilities on four floors surrounding a beautiful, glass-covered central atrium. You will find well-equipped classrooms, studios, workshops and performance spaces as well as state-of-the-art IT. High quality catering is available in the magnificent Terrace café in the centre of the college