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Level 3 National Diploma in Sports Development, Fitness and Coaching at Sandbach High School & Sixth Form College

Course description

The National Diploma is designed to provide a highly specialist work-related qualifictaion in the vocational sector of sport and active leisure.

You will develop an indepth knowledge of the following topics:

* Principles of Anatomy and Physiology
* Physiology of Fitness
* Nutrition
* Exercise Health and Lifestyle
* Sports Psychology
* Sports Injuries
* Sport and Exercise Massage Therapy
* Fitness Training and Programming
* Fitness Testing
* Sports Coaching
* Practical Team/Individual Sports
* Organising a Sports Event
* Sport as a business
* PE and Care of Young People
* Exercise for Specific Groups
* Current Issues in Sport
* Sports Development
* Assessing Risk in Sport

Entry requirements

The College has an open entry policy. We welcome students of all abilities and offer each one a guidance meeting to ensure the most appropriate courses are chosen.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sandbach High School & Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 29 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years