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Outdoor Adventure - Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma (Edexcel) at HARTPURY COLLEGE

Course description

If you want a career in the outdoor and adventure industry then this Diploma will give you an introduction to the principles and practices of Outdoor Adventure, complemented by industry-recognised qualifications and practical experience of the industry.

Course content

The course provides a variety of practical activities including a water sports day where you’ll work towards National Governing Body awards in either sailing or canoeing. You’ll also take part in land-based activities such as climbing or hillwalking, again working towards vocational qualifications.

You will have access to the excellent outdoor adventure centres based within the local area, enabling you to immediately put into practice what you have learnt in the classroom.

Entry requirements

Two GCSEs at grade C or above, one of which must be

  • English Language together with either Mathematics or Science.

There is an additional charge of £200 to pay for National Governing Body registrations, log books and certificates. Any unused monies will be refunded after completion of the course.

Due to the practical and physical nature of this course you are strongly encouraged to consider whether it is right for you.

Financial information

Students under 19 on 31 August 2015 are free (full time courses only). Examination fees for main qualifications are also free.

Students aged 19 to 23 may need to pay tuition fees.  We may be able to waive your fees if you are unemployed and receiving Jobseekers Allowance, studying your first full level 2 qualification or level 3 qualification. 

Students aged 24 and over.  You may need to pay for your course.

Educational visits charge: An annual £65 fee is payable for all students and covers the cost of outside visits, special speakers and a contribution to the cost of administration

Future opportunities

Our students have gone on to some fantastic careers in a wide range of industries and enjoyed some exceptional work placements all over the world, helping them open doors to their dream careers.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact HARTPURY COLLEGE directly.

Last updated date: 15 March 2016
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