Sport - NCFE Diploma in Sport (Exercise and Fitness pathway) level 2 at Kirklees College, Huddersfield Centre
This course will give you an introduction to the varying aspects of sport, from the organisation and development of sport to how the body works and principles of fitness training and testing. If you want to pursue a career in the energetic world of sport, this is an ideal starting point.
You will cover the following units:
- Fitness testing and training,
- Practical sport,
- Injury in sport,
- Planning and leading sports activities,
- Nutrition for sports performance,
- Development of personal fitness,
- Effects of exercise on the body.
You will also be expected to work towards English and maths as part of your qualification.
A minimum of 4 GCSEs with the following grades: English at grade 3 and maths at grade 2 or above, and 2 other GCSEs grade 3 or above to include PE or a sports background.
You will be assessed to nationally set standards through:
- written assignments,
- oral presentations and
- practical assessments.
As a full time student you should not need to pay any course or examination fees (under 19).
There may be a cost for equipment, educational visits, printing etc.
BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma in Sport level 3.
You could enter employment in sports facilities, at a junior level or even on a voluntary basis, whilst working towards your level 2 industry qualifications.
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.