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Sport at Burton Borough School

Course description

You will learn about the Body in Sport, Health and Safety factors important in outdoor pursuits, You will learn how to organise and take part in expeditions and you will learn some new practical skills such as skiing, rock climbing and canoeing. An important part of Outdoor Education is the ability to work in teams and to be resourceful and reliable so you will have plenty of opportunity to develop these essential qualities. You will go away on residential courses and expeditions so will learn to be independent. This is a two year course requiring one day a week attendance.

Entry requirements

Predicted KS4 Scores 4/5, good attendance, enthusiasm for outdoor pursuits and an interview.


Coursework and Practical Assessment

Future opportunities

Progression to Level 3, AS/A2 Level, AVCE, BTEC Award, Advanced Diploma Level 3, Progression Diploma Level 3, NVQ 3, Advanced Apprenticeship in related subjects, Access to HE

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Burton Borough School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Unknown
  • Duration: 2 Years