Sport and Physical Activity (Coaching and PE Teacher) Level 3

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Academy for Sport

Sport and Physical Activity (Coaching and PE Teacher) Level 3

Sports coaching and PE Teaching are highly competitive areas.

We have taken advice from industry experts to ensure our courses are designed to give you the edge and set you up for a prosperous career.

In addition to the course we are going to fund a coaching course in your chosen sport awarded by the Governing Body.

We will also train you in first aid to give you that employment edge.

Furthermore, we will pay for you to achieve a DBS certificate so you can work with young people.

The first year focuses on the foundation knowledge to lead practical sessions for a range of ages and abilities with a focus on delivering sessions, fitness testing and planning, event organisation and practical sports

 In the second year, if you choose the Coaching strand you will cover the following topics:

  • The athlete’s lifestyle
  • Applied strength and conditioning
  • Coaching Special Pops
  • Technical and Tactical
  • Business in Sport
  • Analysis of sports performance
  • Performance Management in sport and physical activity business
  • Sports injuries
  • Work Experience

If you choose the PE teaching stand this allows you to develop your knowledge on theory-based topics such as:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Psychology for Sports Performance
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Current Issues in Sport
  • The Physiology of Fitness
  • Instructing Physical Activity and Exercise
  • Sport Development
  • Sports injuries
  • Work Experience

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