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  • 1 Year | Full Time
  • Suffolk New College (Ipswich)
  • Level 1 | Vocational

Course overview

This qualification will suit students aged 16+ and pursuing a career in working within the Sports industry. It would suit learners who are looking to develop skills and knowledge for facilitating and leading fitness, sport/leisure and exercise activities/programmes. For example Fitness Coaching and Personal Trainer roles.

The course consists of 4 units:

  • The Effects of Exercise on the Body 
  • Taking part in Fitness or Exercise 
  • Assisting a leader of a Sports or Active Leisure activity to plan and deliver an activity 
  • Planning own Fitness Programme 

Alongside this course you will be required to study Maths, English and Personal Development (PD) as part of your study programme.

Course highlights

  • Progress to level 2
  • Progress to employment
  • Progress to apprenticeship
  • Industry-related skills
  • Practical activities
  • Guest speakers
  • Practical learning
  • Develop confidence/ resilience/ ownership

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