Planit


Rugby

Borders College

Venues

Scottish Borders Campus

Content

Borders Academy of Sporting Excellence (BASE) supports ‘talented’ performers to develop their individual skills and performance alongside their academic studies. The course has some common element with other level 6 Sport & Fitness courses but is built around a National Progression Award (NPA) in Achieving Excellence in Sport, covering: Analysis of performance; Behaviours of elite Athletes; and Performance improvement programmes. It is a full time course, with 3 days per week in college (for classes and strength & conditioning) and 2 days expert tuition. The expert tuition is normally delivered in conjunction with Scottish Rugby’s Academy programme

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 5, preferably English and Physical Education. Selection will be subject to satisfactory interview session.

Progression Routes

HNC Coaching and Developing Sport

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

Sports and Exercise

SCQF Level

6