This course aims to provide the foundations for future employment in leisure/sport industry occupations or further progression to related higher education courses. This course can also act as a preparatory course towards future progression onto HN study within Sports Coaching or Fitness, Health and Exercise. It also aims to develop an awareness of a range of team and individual activities and includes the opportunity to develop personal expertise.
Learners will be required to provide relevant items of equipment and clothing.
Football participation and performance; Football organisation and officiating ; Coaching development; Sports Development studies; Exercise & Fitness studies; Core skills; First aid; Event organisation; Volunteering opportunities; Sports Mechanics; Human Anatomy & Physiology; Nutrition.
3 subjects at National 5, preferably English, Physical Education and a science subject; or successful completion of NC Sport and Fitness; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Interview and a group based practical assessment.
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.