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NQ SPORT & FITNESS: LEVEL 4

Sports student training in gym
Qualification Qualifications Explained
NQ
Study Mode
Full Time
Duration

1 Academic Year - 2.5 Days p/w

Start date
Aug 2023
Campus
Springburn
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Course overview

If you love sport and you are looking for an introductory level course, then this programme is ideal for you. The course is designed to introduce you to Sport, Fitness & Adventure Sports.

Your learning will take place in our one of our high-performance gyms, games hall and a classroom, but often out in the industry itself.

You will experience a range of sports throughout your time with us, such as Paddle Boarding, Skiing, Football, Badminton and working with weights. This course contains practical elements, which include water sport and sports sessions, which you must be physically fit to undertake.

Your assessments on this programme take place throughout the year but at a time when you are ready to be assessed.

You will have the opportunity to work with organisations in the public, commercial or voluntary sector. There will also be an opportunity to gain additional industry recognised qualifications such as Metafit, Spin, Boxing and Football and Volleyball.

A PVG from Disclosure Scotland will be required to undertake the mandatory placement which is embedded in the course.

What you will learn

Course content may include:

  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Canoeing
  • Climbing
  • Exercise to music
  • First aid
  • Fixed weights
  • Football
  • Hill walking
  • Kayaking
  • Orienteering
  • Skiing
  • White water rafting
  • Skills for employment
  • Nutrition

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this programme, other then a genuine interest in sport and a suitable level of fitness

You will require to have a minimum level 5 ESOL

Career Opportunities

Gym Instructor

Group Exercise Coach

Pursue careers in local and private fitness facilities.

Sport Coaching Assistant

Future prospects

NQ Intro:

  • Sport and Adventure
  • Fitness, Health & Exercise