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Dacorum Education Support Centre

Dacorum Education Support Centre

BTEC Sports

The Pearson BTEC Entry Level Award (Entry 3) (QCF) and Pearson BTEC Level 1 Award/Certificate (QCF) in Sport and Active Leisure.

This course has been developed to give learners the opportunity to:

Engage in learning which is relevant to them and will provide opportunities to develop a range of sporting skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working life.

To provide students the opportunity to achieve a nationally recognised Entry or Level 1 vocationally related qualification.

This qualification focuses on the personal qualities and work skills that are required in the sector, which learners will be encouraged to demonstrate through participation in a wide range of sport and active leisure activities.

The students will take part in a one or two year course undertake the four of the following units: -

  • Taking part in Exercise and Fitness Activities,
  • How the Body Works,
  • planning your own fitness programme,
  • taking part in sports,
  • Job opportunities in sports
  • planning an event.

students will be provided with a grounding for basic skills and practices within the sports & fitness industries. Course assessment will include both practical and theoretical opportunities.