Advanced Sports and Fitness
Comparable to Level 6
Full-time, one year
Your course will incorporate units at SCQF Level 6 and 7 in order to ensure a smooth progression towards higher level sport and fitness units/qualifications.
If you’re into sport and fitness and are thinking about a future career in the sport, fitness or exercise industry, this course can help you on your way.
For entry to this course you’ll need:
If you don’t have formal qualifications, but have life experience, then we’ll also consider you for a place, so please call us for a chat.
*If you submit a detailed application and meet the minimum entry qualifications, you may be offered a place without the need for an interview.
If you don’t have the minimum entry qualifications, you may wish to consider a lower level course such as NC Sport and Fitness.
This course extends the skills and knowledge gained at Level 5/6, but is also suitable for direct entry. It incorporates an NPA in Exercise and Fitness Leadership.
You’ll spend some time in our fitness suites and sports facilities. However, there are also important theory and written elements, you’ll also be in the classroom a lot, as well as self-study.
Motivation and participation is essential. You’ll work alongside your peers, gaining confidence and developing leadership skills. You’ll be encouraged to extend your work and volunteering outwith college, to maximise your chances of networking and employment.
Here’s just some of what you’ll be doing:
In this course you will have built transferable Essential Skills in meaningful contexts to help you become more effective in life, learning, and work. This could be communication, numeracy, ICT, working with others, and problem solving.
When you successfully complete this course, you’ll have the choice of:
With additional qualifications at HNC/D Level (Level 7/8), other career options will become possible.