This course is designed for ages 16-19. This Diploma is designed to equip you with the necessary skills for a career within the Sports Industry.
Football students will receive 6 hours of coaching from our academy coaches as part of their enrichment programme. There will also be an opportunity to gain an FA Level 1 Coaching Qualification.
Selected students will have the opportunity to represent Waltham Forest College at intercollege football competitions.
The entry requirements for this course are:
- An overall merit grade from a Level 2 Sports course
- 5 GCSEs at Grade 4 (C) or above including English or Maths
- Interview and assessment
This course consists of the following modules:
- Sports Injuries
- Leadership in Sport
- Exercise for Specific Groups
- Sport Psychology
- Sport Development
- There will also be an opportunity for some suitable students to achieve an industry recognised qualification such as FA level 1, National Pool Life Guard or Level 2 Gym Instructor
You will be assessed via:
- Written reports
This course will lead to the BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Sport is equivalent to 3 A 'levels which can lead to a range of excellent degree courses at university such as PE Teaching, Sport Science or Sports Therapy.