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The Level 1 Certificate in Skills for Sport and Active Leisure is designed to provide you with the necessary skills, knowledge and understanding to develop your cycling performance.
The programme explores a range of modules including:
- Taking part in exercise and fitness for cycling
- Working in sport and active leisure and cycling
- Anatomy and physiology for cycling
- Planning a healthy diet for cycling performance
- Planning own fitness programme
- Career planning
- Skills for creative thinkers
- Using and communicating cycling data
The qualification is designed for cyclists at any level, from beginners to advanced. You will develop an understanding of different training methods, how to improve performance, and the anatomy of a cyclist. You will also learn about cycling specific nutrition and how to fuel your body for success. Learners will also use basic numeracy to assess and interpret data related to your performance.
How will I learn?
With this course we have brought the classroom to you and created an interactive online learning environment. These sessions are never pre-recorded and like in a classroom you will have a teacher and other students interacting with you live on set teaching dates. Allowing you to ask questions and gain skills all without leaving your desk. The course is delivered over an 6-week period.
For more information on how you will learn please email [email protected].
To be eligible to study this course you must meet the following entry requirements.
- You must be aged 19 or over as of 31/08/20
- You must have lived in the EU for the last three years
- You must currently reside in England
- You must have access to a home computer that can connect to the internet to access our online platform.
If you have any questions regarding entry requirements please email [email protected].
What can I do next?
On completion of the programme you will receive 10 weeks of FREE online cycling coaching using our online delivery platform. Here you will experience bespoke training sessions that you will be able to participate in your own home*. Sessions are designed to expose you to new training methods and to push your cycling on to the next level.
*A turbo trainer or static exercise bike will be required to take part in the free 10 week sessions.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION DUE TO THE IMPACT OF COVID-19
Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic we may need to take a number of measures that could affect our planned delivery method. For example; planned on site delivery may take a blended approach; a mixture of classroom based and online activities. We will endeavour to ensure course information, including delivery method and pricing, is updated when changes are having to be made. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us before completing an enrolment form.
This course is an online distance learning course and is not effected by any Covid-19 delivery changes.
For information on how this may impact sport courses please email [email protected]
DISTANCE LEARNING PLATFORM
The choosen platform for this course is Microsoft Teams. Teams allows learners and teachers to seamlessly work together, create content and share resources from a single, easy-to-learn and simple platform. On successful enrolment onto this course you will be provided with all the details required to set up Teams.
Please be aware this course does not have a fee that is payable on enrolment.
If you require financial support including payment plans, bursaries and advanced learner loans please visit the Money Management Service section of the website.
For more information on fees please view our Fees, Charges and Refunds Policy and our Applications, Admissions and Enrolment Policy and Procedures.
This course offers simpler and safer online enrolment requests, which means in a matter of minutes you can submit an enrolment request to us. However please be aware that upon submitting your enrolment form you are not guaranteed to be accepted. A number of our courses require assessments, qualification checks or simply a conversation with you before we can confirm your enrolment.
Within 24 hours of enrolment submission you will receive an automated email notification with information on what happens next.
Course information last updated: Friday 26th February 2021 @ 8.30am (1 day ago)