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BTEC L3 Sport National Extended Certificate in Sports Coaching

Full-time BTEC L3 Sport National Extended Certificate in Sports Coaching Level 3 | BTEC National Extended Certificate in Sports Coaching and Development

The Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Sports Coaching is designed for learners who want to progress directly to employment in an assistant coaching role or for those wishing to progress to Higher Education after successful completion of  the Year 2 top-up (University Programmes).<...

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September 2020WISE Campus3Apply Online
September 2020Stroud Campus3Apply Online

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16-18

Between the ages of 16-18 you do not need to pay tuition or exam fees for your course.

19-23

If you are between the ages of 19 and 23 and have not achieved a full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification before, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (English or Maths Course etc.)

If you are 19 or over and taking an English or Maths course up to an including Level 2, and have not previously achieved a GCSE Grade A* to C or grade 4 or higher, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 2 Course or Below etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying a level 2 course or below, you may be entitled to a Low Income/Benefit Waiver. If awarded, this Waiver will cover your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 3 Course or Above etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying on a level 3 course or above, and the Level 3 Legal Entitlement does not apply, you will need to pay the full cost of the course. You may however be eligible to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the tuition fees.

Please make arrangements to pay your course fee costs at the time of enrolment. Payment is due prior to the start of your course. The option to pay via an instalment plan is available if required. Please contact the College directly for the most up to date course fees – these may be subject to change.

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Summary

The Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Sports Coaching is designed for learners who want to progress directly to employment in an assistant coaching role or for those wishing to progress to Higher Education after successful completion of  the Year 2 top-up (University Programmes).

This is a career-focused qualification with industry endorsement and accreditation. It enables learners to develop underpinning knowledge and technical skills and to gain experience as an assistant coach.


Learners taking this qualification will study three mandatory units:

 

Unit A: Careers in the Sports and Active Leisure Industry

Unit B: Health, Wellbeing and Sport

Unit C: Developing Coaching Skills.

 

What do I need to join?

Learners will require 3x GCSE grade 4 or above which must include English or maths. You will also display (at interview and a College Taster day) an enthusiasm for the industry in addition to an interest in sport and/or coaching and a keen motivation to learn.

How will I know how I am doing?

100% Coursework - A range of internal assessment methods.

 

Written assignments

Portfolio of evidence

Presentations

Video evidence

 

Maths & English

A key requirement for future progression and employment is a good understanding of, and application of knowledge and skills in, both English and maths. Learners who are enrolled on this course will also, as part of their overall Programme of Study, be enrolled on either GCSE English or maths in order to progress towards gaining GCSE Grade 4 in both subjects.

Work Experience

Learners on this course will undertake a minimum of 36 hours work experience with local organisations in the delivery of sporting opportunities, in order to experience real-life delivery to groups of participants.

 

 

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Course information last updated: Tuesday 12th November 2019 @ 10.50am (5 days ago)

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