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Nationals in Sport at The Pingle School

Course description

What will I learn on this course?

The course provides essential skills and an understanding of the sports industry for learners looking to build a career in sport, within one of its occupational areas. These areas include careers in exercise and fitness, coaching and leadership, sports development and the outdoors. On completion of the course, there are three specific specialist pathways to choose from in employment or through further study:

 Performance and Excellence.

 Development, Coaching and Fitness.

 Outdoor Adventure.

How will I be assessed?

You will build a portfolio of assignments that are relevant to the sports industry. These assignments require you to evidence your practical skills and knowledge. Evidence could be provided through observation, video recordings, photographs, written work and other documentation. The work will be assessed by your teacher, internally moderated and then externally verified by Edexcel to ensure national standards are met.

Entry requirements

The entry requirements for this course is 5 GCSE grades C and above.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 03 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years