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Sport - Coaching and Fitness - Level 1 at College of West Anglia

Course description

If you wish to pursue a career in the sport and active leisure industry, this course is for you.This qualification is seen as the entry level occupational qualification for the active leisure, learning and well-being sector. It is aimed at those who are new to sport and recreation and who wish to achieve a qualification that reflects their competence in basic, introductory functions and responsibilities. You will work towards reaching standards laid down by the sport and active leisure industry. Alongside the main qualification you will develop other employment and personal development skills ready for the world of work. You also have opportunities to join sports academies, sports teams, sports clubs, contribute to sports events and be rewarded for volunteering through our step in to sport programme.There may also be opportunities for you to gain sports coaching and fitness instructor qualifications (funding permitting).You will work towards achieving the following units:- Help to provide equipment for active leisure, learning and well-being activities- Help to give good levels of service to participants and customers in active leisure, learning and well-being- Deal with accidents and emergencies- Help to plan and prepare an active leisure, learning and well-being session- Lead an activity within an active leisure, learning and well-being session

Entry requirements

You will need 3 or more GCSEs at grade 2 or higher, or entry level qualifications.You will be invited to an interview to help us ensure the course is right for you.

Financial information

If you are under 19 on 31st August in the year you begin your programme, you will not have to pay a course fee; however, there may be additional resources fees and fees for materials, kits and trips. Please visit our website for full details.

Further information

Please visit the CWA website for further information.

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.

Last updated date: 04 October 2017
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