Sport (Development, Coaching and Fitness) BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at Ivybridge Community College
A two year full-time programme of study, which provides an excellent stepping stone for those wishing to pursue a career in Sport and Recreation, or want to progress onto Higher Education. This programme will lead to an Extended Diploma in Sport (Development, Coaching and Fitness) awarded by BTEC.
Students will follow the following modules and more:
Principles of Anatomy and Physiology in Sport
The Physiology of Fitness
Leadership in Sport
Organising Sports Events
Fitness Testing for Sport and Exercise
Rules, Regulations and Officiating in Sport
JSLA (Junior Sports Leader Award)
Exercise Health and Lifestyle
Instructing Physical Activity and Exercise
Analysis of Sports Performance
In order to be considered for an Advanced Subsidiary Course, which leads to a full Advanced Level, students will be expected to have gained an absolute minimum of five GCSE grades at C or above in Mathematics and English, with a minimum of B grades in their chosen subjects having been studied at a higher tier. Students achieving a C grade at GCSE in their chosen subject may be accepted only by negotiation and agreement with the Team Leader for that subject.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ivybridge Community College directly.