This BTEC 90 Credit Diploma in Sport will suit anyone with an interest in sport, fitness, sports development and sports coaching. The health and fitness industry is a rapidly expanding sector which demands knowledgeable and competent practitioners who can supervise a variety of exercise activities, undertake fitness assessments, provide basic nutritional advice and through consultation with the client, design appropriate exercise and lifestyle programmes. This course can provide enough UCAS points to progress to university.
This bilingual BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Sport will suit anyone with an interest in sport, fitness, sports development and sports coaching, alongside the development of both Welsh and English languages within the sporting world. With a huge amount of focus on Welsh sport, bilingualism in Sport is imperative with many more job opportunities available in all areas of this industry. This course can also provide enough UCAS points to progress to university where a continuation of bilingual studies is available and will include further bilingual work experience and employment opportunities.
Extra-curricular bilingual opportunities:
Urdd primary school coaching
Urdd youth clubs
Refereeing Urdd competitions
Menter Caerdydd workshops
Cardiff Met open days and workshops
Welsh cultural field trips
Bilingual sport conferences
BBC sport Wales opportunities.
The first year of study on this course leads to a BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Sportqualification (equivalent to 1 A Level) and can lead to a BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport qualification if it is taken up for a second year, which is equivalent to 3 A Levels.
The HND Sport Coaching & Performance course is aimed at people who have a desire and commitment to gain an understanding of Sport Coaching and intend on pursuing a career within the Sports or Leisure Industry.
The course will be based at the Cardiff International Sports Campus in Leckwith, which has state of the art facilities and acts as a central hub for the college’s sports provision.
The HND in Sport Conditioning, Rehabilitation and Massage will provide an opportunity for students to prepare to work in the growing leisure and professional sport industry. It will also develop skills that meet aspects of the wider health and wellbeing agenda.
The VTCT Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy is focused towards those seeking to gain employment as a sports massage therapist providing skills sports massage to prevent and manage injury.
Through this qualification you will develop the skills, knowledge and understanding needed to apply sports massage methods competently to recent non-acute injury and pre-existing conditions.