Course Details

  • This qualification will give students the skills and understanding required in the sport and physical activity sector. Students will gain knowledge in areas such as sports coaching, exercise, health and lifestyle, fitness testing, athlete’s lifestyle, coaching special populations, and preparing for a career in sport.

  • Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.

    Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.

  • Assessments for this qualification are made up of a portfolio of individual learning.

  • Upon successful completion of this qualification students will be able to progress onto higher education in the sports sector. Students can also use this qualification to work towards becoming skilled in their chosen career. Roles in the sports industry include sports coaching, sports development officers, school sports leaders, and sports advisors.

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  • If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.

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  • Do you have a burning question about this course, or would you like to know more about the qualification you’ll receive and how it will help your career?
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In one of The Manchester College’s 19 Centres of Excellence you’ll develop the skills and gain the qualifications that you need to take the next steps towards your dream career.

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