Comments about Course - BTEC First Diploma in Sport (Performance) - At the institution - Westminster - Greater London
4 GCSEs at grade D or above all in either English, Science, Maths and P.E. Alternative qualifications may also be accepted such as LOCN Sports Studies all units complete with 3 units at Level 2, or GNVQ Foundation merit. Applicants will be interviewed and diagnosed to assess their current abilities and needs. You will also need to display a keen interest and participation in sport.
BTEC First Diploma in Sport (Performance)
Duration of course:
One Year, Daytime
Start: September Finish: July
What does it include?
-This course includes the following subject areas that cover both practical and theoretical aspects of sport science:
-The body in Sport
-Health, Safety and Injury
-Psychology for Sport Performance
-Nutrition for Sport Performance
-Fitness for Sport Performance
You will be required to take part practically and develop presentation skills for a variety of assessment methods to make learning fun.
Additional qualifications you will obtain within the course:
YMCA Accredited Level 1 Fitness Instructor
Key Skills in Numeracy and Communications
Where does it lead?
Possible progression is onto the Level 3 National Diploma courses in both Sport & Business or Sport & Exercise Science. The course also offers the students the opportunity to create links within the industry through the work-based project. This will help students who choose to progress into employment.