Sport is arguably the most dominant industry in the world today. The Olympics, The FIFA World Cup, Wimbledon and The Masters Tournament are just a handful of examples of sporting events that grip the attention of the globe, boosting the economy through tourism, merchandise, advertising and TV rights. Also with a growing awareness of personal health and fitness, there has never been a better time to join the industry.
This course is entitled ‘Preparing for Progression in Active Industries’ and will allow students to develop basic transferable skills to prepare them for the next steps within the college. This course is designed for students who wish to pursue a career in Sport or Public Services. Students will be required to participate in both theory and practical lessons throughout the college week and be encouraged to develop their skills by participating in college extra-curricular activities. Some of the current students have aspirations of becoming a Personal Trainer, a Sports coach or even a Senior Officer in the Police. If a career in an active industry is for you, then why not come and start your journey in Active Industries on this course?
When studying this course, two qualifications will be completed; Level 1 in Uniformed Services and Level 1 in Exercise Studies. Students will complete the following units during a one-year course;
Level 1 Award in Exercise Studies
Level 1 Award in Uniformed Services
Entry requirements: You require 4 GCSEs at grade E/2.
You require 4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or above including English & Maths.
Sports generates around £20.3 billion to the UK economy every year
English Premier League Football is the most watched professional sport league in the world