About this course
This Level 1 BTEC qualification is designed to help learners understand the skills and knowledge needed to work within the Sports and Leisure Sector. They will be encouraged to participate in a wide range of sport and active leisure activities.
What you will study
The Level 1 Diploma units may include:
- Taking part in exercise and fitness
- How the body works
- Planning your own fitness programme
- Assisting a Leader of Sports or Active Leisure Activities to plan and deliver an activity
- Working in sport and active leisure
- Job opportunities in sport and active leisure
- Taking part in sport
You will be required to purchase moulded football boots before commencing this course, in order to take part in practical sessions, which is an essential part of the course. You may be eligible for support with these costs. Please contact us for further information.
Course fee per year
Registration Fee Payable on Enrolment: £0.00
3 GCSEs Grades A* - E or Equivalent
- The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18.
- Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities.
- Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect.
- Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice.
- Course fees are subject to change. Your fee will be confirmed prior to enrolment.
- All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print.
- Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers.
- Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Time of day
My highlight of the college has to been meeting people who have just as much of passion for sport as myself, and the facilities. I really enjoy the practical sessions that we do on the course, including the sport coaching, research methods and human anatomy.
Career prospects & further study
On this course you can progress to Level 2 Sport, or into the industry.
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