Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Sport (Outdoor Adventure)

Level
Logo West Nottinghamshire College
Provider rating: star_halfstar_borderstar_borderstar_borderstar_border 1 West Nottinghamshire College has an average rating of 1 (out of 1 reviews)

Need more information? Get more details on the site of the provider.

Starting dates and places

There are no known starting dates for this product.

Description

This course will equip you with the knowledge and understanding for a career within the outdoor sector and prepare you for Higher Education (university level).

Description

The course consists of 12 units which include:
Outdoor and adventurous expeditions
Principles and practices in outdoor education
Skills for land based outdoor activities
Skills for water based outdoor activities
Leadership in sport
Sports coaching
Alternative pursuits

You will undertake a number of residential visits where you will have the opportunity to try many of the activities studied on the course, giving you valuable practical experience.

Functional Skills are a mandatory part of the course and you will be required to stu…

Read the complete description

Frequently asked questions

There are no frequently asked questions yet. If you have any more questions or need help, contact our customer service.

Didn't find what you were looking for? See also: Adventure / Outdoor Training, BTEC Level 3 & BTEC Nationals, Sport, BTEC, and BTEC Level 1 & Entry.

This course will equip you with the knowledge and understanding for a career within the outdoor sector and prepare you for Higher Education (university level).

Description

The course consists of 12 units which include:
Outdoor and adventurous expeditions
Principles and practices in outdoor education
Skills for land based outdoor activities
Skills for water based outdoor activities
Leadership in sport
Sports coaching
Alternative pursuits

You will undertake a number of residential visits where you will have the opportunity to try many of the activities studied on the course, giving you valuable practical experience.

Functional Skills are a mandatory part of the course and you will be required to study either Maths, English or ICT which will be determined by your previous achievements in these subjects. These qualifications are designed to enhance your employment opportunities.

How long is the course?

This is a two year, full-time course.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through internal and externally set assignments that run continuously throughout the course.

A range of methods are used including projects, assignments, tests, case studies, residential visits, practical observations, presentations and coursework.

What can I go on to study?

This course provides a route for those who want to enter a career in outdoor pursuits.

It also provides an appropriate background for you to progress to courses in Higher Education such as the Foundation Degree in Sport (available at Vision West Notts).

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at grade C or above or a Level 2 BTEC Diploma at Merit level.

Mature learners are considered via interview.

What can I do next?

1 It's easy to

Apply for this course

2

Start building your own customisable course brochure

Add this course to My Prospectus and create your personal Vision West Nottinghamshire College course guide tailored just for you

Try it now Finished adding courses? View My Prospectus 3 Call our enquiries line free on 0808 100 3626

Contact us

There are no reviews yet.

Share your review

Do you have experience with this course? Submit your review and help other people make the right choice. As a thank you for your effort we will donate £1.- to Stichting Edukans.

There are no frequently asked questions yet. If you have any more questions or need help, contact our customer service.