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Introduction to Sports Coaching and Development

Glasgow Kelvin College

Venues

Springburn Campus

Content

Course topics include:
Employment opportunities in the Sports and Recreation Industry; Work Placement; Coaching Development; Fundamental Principals of Multi Skills; Sports Development: An Introduction; Human Anatomy, Physiology and Physical Activity; Teamwork Through Sport and Recreation Activities; Sporting Participation Units; Non-Modular which may include: NGB Coaching Awards, Manual Handling, First Aid, Pool Lifeguard; Information Communication Technology; Communication

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4 or equivalent. A passion for the sport along with a good level of fitness is essential. All candidates will participate in a recruitment process.

Progression Routes

Relevant HND course or employment in the sport, health and leisure industry.

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Sport, Fitness and Outdoor Education

SCQF Level

5