Bootroom Academies Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport and Physical Activity at Rivington and Blackrod High School and Sixth Form
This is a unique opportunity to enrol onto this Bootroom Academies Programme. Students will be able to progress onto Employment or University with this Level 3 Extended Diploma qualification. All students will receive regular work experience opportunities which will really enhance the students’ CV and develop their personal skills. Students will complete a range of units throughout the 2 year course (see below).
Our students will gain a valuable insight into the Sports Industry, including Coaching, Health & Fitness, Nutrition and Sports Analysis.
All of our students are also mentored on their work experience by Roy Evans (ex Liverpool Manager) & Steve McMahon (ex international football player) as well as by our professional coaches. The work expereince will be centred on primary schools in the area, coaching 5-11 year olds boys and girls. This work experience is fully embedded into the students’ timetable as a part of their studies.
The course has no external Exams – all assessments are coursework based
The course carries UCAs pionts as folows
D* - 168 (equivalent to three grade A*s at A level)
D – 144 (equivalent to three grade As at A level)
M – 96 (equivalent to three grade Cs at A level)
P - 48(equivalent to three grade Es at A level)
The units students will study in this course are...
- Exercise, Health and Lifestyle
- Practical Team Sports
- Sports Nutrition
- Technical and Tactical Skills in Sport
- The Athlete’s Lifestyle
- Psychology for Sports Performance
- Sports Coaching
- Analysis of Sports Performance
- Coaching Special Populations
- Fitness Testing for Sport and Exercise
- Assessing Risks in Sport
- Current Issues in Sport
- Leadership in Sport
- Instructing Physical Activity and Exercise
- Preparing for a Career in Sport & Physical
- Activity Sports Development
- Work Experience in Sport
- Organising Sports Events
The students will also complete the following;
The FA Level 1 Talent Identification
The FA Level 1 Psychology
No specific entry requirements
All applications are subject to an interview to demonstrate your suitability for the course.
All coursework assessed with no final exam
Equivalent in size to three A Levels. Carrying equivalent UCAS points
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.