What courses can I choose?
|Sport||1 & 2||Award or certificate||Pearson BTEC|
|Fitness Instructing||2||Certificate||Active IQ|
|Personal Training||3||Diploma||Active IQ|
|Award in Fitness and Physical Activity||1||Award or certificate||Active IQ|
What will I learn?
- Healthy living
- Taking part in sport
- Sports injuries
- How the body works
- Disabilities and sport
- Running a business in sport and leisure
- Protecting children and young people in sport
- Team working and social skills
What qualification will I have?
Depending on which course you take, you’ll have an award, a certificate or a diploma.
How do I complete the course?
You’ll be assessed through an assignment. For the sport elements of the course you’ll be assessed through practical tasks.
What can I do next?
With your qualification, you can apply for jobs including:
- Gym instructor
- Personal fitness instructor
- Assistant coach
- Leisure centre assistant
- Sports coach start
- Outdoor activities instructor
- Health trainer
Alternatively you can learn a related course at a higher level or apply for a job in the Royal Navy, the Army or the Royal Air Force. You can also go on to a higher level qualification to prepare for a job in uniformed public services.