This is a practical based entry-level course designed to equip you for further study or employment. It will help you to develop knowledge and skills in sport and fitness and provide a general understanding of the work environment in the sport and fitness industry. Ideal for those in the early stages of finding an appropriate career path. If you are returning to education this course may allow you to return to study without the pressure to achieve at a level that may be too ambitious for you.
Develop knowledge and skills in sport and fitness; Personal fitness; How to deal with accidents and emergencies; Plan activity sessions and participate in a range of familiar sports; Session planning skills; Working with others; General understanding of the work environment in the sport and fitness industry.
No formal entry requirements. Experience in assisting or volunteering in a sports environment would be an advantage. Interview and practical test.
You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.
Sport and Fitness