You will develop a range of skills, techniques, personal qualities and attitudes essential for career development in sport specific employment.
This course starts in September
Level 1 / Level 2 Extended Certificate
Overview & Modules
You will be taught through the medium of sport in a variety of environments exploring various teaching and learning methods. You will take part in both practical and theoretical sessions.
Modules may include:
Fitness for sport and exercise
Practical sports performance
Carrying out a sports-related project
The mind and sports performance
The sports performer in action
Training for personal fitness
Anatomy and physiology for sports performance
Designing exercise programmes
Work experience in sport
Leading sports activities
Lifestyle and well-being
Injury and the sports performer
Running a sports event
You will also develop a number of skills including numeracy, literacy and digital skills throughout the course, as well as studying for the Welsh Baccalaureate.
Please note, equipment / materials costs may apply to this course.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed in a variety of different ways including practical observations, group tasks, video evidence, written assessments, presentations, case studies, work experience and external assessments.
3 GCSEs at grade D or above (equivalent qualifications are accepted including a Pass at Level 1)
Note, for opportunities to play in the Football or Rugby Academy, you will be required to attend a trial and pre-season training.
Continue your studies
If you successfully complete the Level 2 course, you will be eligible to apply for progression onto the BTEC Level 3 programmes in Sports Development & Coaching or Uniformed Public Services.
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