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Sport Diploma Level 2 at New College Stamford

Course description

Develop your coaching skills, techniques, tactics and improve your game, alongside, gaining knowledge of the sector through studying units such as:Anatomy and physiologySports nutritionSport as a businessLeadership in sportSports therapyFitness testingPractical participation.You will gain top tips from guest speakers and have the chance to go on trips to real workplaces within the industry such as St Georges Park and The King Power Stadium, the home of the 2016 Premier League Champions Leicester City. Other trips and visits may include, English Institute of Sport, Olympic Stadium, Birmingham Futsal Arena and the opportunity for a residential Skiing Trip.This course is approximately 60% theory and 40% practical.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at grades D or above, including English and mathsat grades D/3 or above.

Future opportunities

On successful completion of this course you can progress on to the Sport and Exercise Science, Sport Development Coaching and Fitness and Football Development Diplomas Level 3 or job roles such as an Outdoor Activity Team Leader, Community Sports Officer or Recreation Assistant.

Further information

You will need to be prepared to undertake rigorous fitness tests within some of the units.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact New College Stamford directly.

Last updated date: 03 November 2016
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