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Key details

Attendance Full-time
Duration 1 year
Code PLWE3SPPS
Awarding Body City and Guilds
Level Entry Level 3
Start Date 06/09/2021

Other start dates

Course overview

This course is designed to help learners understand the skills and knowledge needed to work in both the sports and publics services sector. These industries have a focus on positive community participation and fitness, which students will be encouraged to demonstrate through participation in a wide range of sport and active leisure activities.

The course also provides learners with the opportunity to develop generic, transferable and sector-specific skills related to the study of sports or the public services, in order for them to progress to further learning and specialism at level 1 and 2.

What you'll study

Our experienced staff will deliver a variety of practical workshops, classroom sessions and presentations alongside independent student research. You will develop skills such as teamwork and leadership and develop practical skills and improve fitness.  Visits and guest speakers are also used to help enrich your learning experience.

The course is based on a Programme of Study, which consists of: The Vocational option itself; a City & Guilds Employability Award, English and Maths, a tutorial programme and work experience. Learners will study three core Employability units and as well as developing sector specific skills over the duration of the course.

City & Guild Employability Award: safe learning in the Work place, careers candidate project, Interview skills

Sports & Public services topics covered: Sports leadership, how the body works, Introduction to the public sector, planning a public event.

  • Our experienced staff will deliver a variety of practical workshops, classroom sessions and presentations alongside independent student research. You will develop skills such as teamwork and leadership and develop practical skills and improve fitness.  Visits and guest speakers are also used to help enrich your learning experience.

  • The course is based on a Programme of Study, which consists of: The Vocational option itself; a City & Guilds Employability Award, English and Maths, a tutorial programme and work experience. Learners will study three core Employability units and as well as developing sector specific skills over the duration of the course.

  • City & Guild Employability Award: safe learning in the Work place, careers candidate project, Interview skills

    Sports & Public services topics covered: Sports leadership, how the body works, Introduction to the public sector, planning a public event.

Assessment

You will be assessed through a range of methods that include coursework, assignments and presentations.

Entry requirements

Entry level 3: There are no formal entry requirements for this course. You should have keen interest in sports and/or public services and be able to maintain high levels of attendance.

English and/or Mathematics will be included in your timetable if you have not achieved a GCSE at grade 4 or above in these subjects when you start your course.

Work experience

There will be opportunities for experience of work - 30 hours experience of work.

Tuition fees

If you are aged 19+ and studying a Further Education Course at Bradford College, you may have to pay course fees. Course fees are dependent on the number of hours and which course is being taken. Actual costs can be obtained from our team.

Email: information@bradfordcollege.ac.uk

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