Sport and Activity Leisure YMCA Level 1 Diploma at Waltham Forest College
This qualification is for students who are very interested in sport, fitness and the leisure industry and wish to develop their knowledge and skills in preparation for working in the Sport and Active Leisure Industry.
Students especially passionate about Football will have the opportunity to take part in our excellent enrichment programme run with Tottenham Hotspur Foundation and potentially represent Waltham Forest College at intercollege football competitions.
You will study a range of units which cover knowledge and understanding such as:
Functions of the skeletal, muscular and cardio-respiratory systems
Requirements of a healthy diet
Different exercise and fitness activities and facilities
The workplace: risks and hazards, employee rights and responsibilities
Physical activities for children and the role of the adult
How to support a leader of a sports or active leisure activity
English and Maths
4 GCSEs at Grade G or above including English and Maths.
A passion for sport, health, fitness and leisure
Assessment and interview
You will be assessed via:
Portfolio of evidence
Task-based controlled assessment
Performance in the workplace
It will enable students to make informed choices about progression onto the right level 2 qualification for them and/or employment in the sector.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Waltham Forest College directly.