Introduction to Sport Level 1 at Hugh Baird College
This course is a well balanced mix of both practical and theory based units. Participation and personal development plays a major part as opposed to just performance excellence. You will be expected to commit to personal planning and fitness in an outstanding gym based facility as well as take part in sports hall based traditional sports such as badminton and basketball.
Identification of strengths and areas of improvement is an important part of this course. You will study an additional anatomy based module called which explain 'how the body works', a major component at the next course level. With attendance and commitment, you will receive the ideal opportunity to start on a personal journey and career path within the sport and fitness industry.
This short programme runs from September to December, with most learners progressing on to a level 2 qualification in January.
The programme also includes studying Maths and English towards GCSE grade A-C if you do not already have these grades.
- Personal fitness
- Fitness programming
- Participating in sport
- How the body works
In order to qualify for this course, you will need:
- GCSE grades in maths and English are desirable but not essential
Entry to all courses are subject to a successful interview, a satisfactory reference from your school or employer and evidence that you will be a committed student
16 - 18 Years: Free
- Community Sports Coach
- Fitness Instructor
- Gym Instructor
- Health Trainer
- Personal Trainer
- Conditioning Coach
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hugh Baird College directly.