Svg patterns

Key details

Attendance Full-Time
Duration 1 year
Code
Awarding Body NCFE
Level Further Education
Start Date 06/09/2021

Other start dates

Course overview

This NCFE Level 2 Diploma in Sport Coaching will provide a great introduction to the sport vocation and also the introductory skills to start a career in sport coaching / employment in the sport sector. This qualification can also prepare learners for progression to further and higher education programmes.

Your programme also includes:-

  • GCSE English and Maths
  • A 30hr work placement related to your future career intentions.

What you'll study

You will study the following units:

Unit 1 – Participating in Sport

Unit 2 – Developing Skills and Tactical Awareness

Unit 3 – Sports Coaching

Unit 4 – Anatomy and Physiology

Unit 5 – Introduction to Healthy Exercise and Nutrition

Unit 6 – Sports Volunteering

Unit 7 – Factors Affecting Participation

 

  • You will study the following units:

    Unit 1 – Participating in Sport

    Unit 2 – Developing Skills and Tactical Awareness

    Unit 3 – Sports Coaching

    Unit 4 – Anatomy and Physiology

    Unit 5 – Introduction to Healthy Exercise and Nutrition

    Unit 6 – Sports Volunteering

    Unit 7 – Factors Affecting Participation

     

Assessment

This course is assessed in a number of ways:

  • written assignments
  • practical assessments
  • a work placement.

Entry requirements

GCSE Maths
Grade D/3
GCSE English
Grade D/3

Four GCSEs at a minimum of Grade D/3 preferably including English and Maths.

English and/or Maths 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.

For information about our student services, please click here.

Next steps

Upon successfully completing this course you can progress onto:

  • Level 3 BTEC National Extended Certificate in Sport Coaching or Level 3 BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Sport Coaching and Development ( dependent on GCSE English and Maths grades )where the focus and goal will be further development of knowledge and skills and Higher Education should you wish to progress further.
  • Employment within the sporting sector.

mystery man profile image placeholder

We use cookies on this website to enhance your user experience For a complete overview of all cookies used please see your more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close