- Progression and Careers
- Entry Requirements
- Facilities and Services
- Registration and Applying
The Explorer Programmes are suitable for learners who are considering either BTEC or Apprenticeship routes. The purpose is for learners to find out if a career in sport is one that will work for them and to plan for the future.
Aims of the course
This Explorer course will gear you up for a further qualification in Sport, which will eventually prepare for a career in the industry.
Module 1: Finding out about yourself Module 2: Finding out about the sector Module 3: The sport course Module 4: Next steps towards your career
Internally and externally assessed
Learners who have taken this Explorer Programme could potentially complete the following qualifications and apprenticeships in the sector:
- Sports Development Advanced Fitness (Personal Trainer)
- Activity Leadership (four pathways: Outdoor; Exercise and Fitness; Coaching; Leadership)
- Instructing Exercise and Fitness (Gym Instructor)
There are numerous career paths that you can follow in the sports industry, and they don't just need to be based within sport, they can include exercise, health and fitness too. The sports industry is not all about working in or with sports teams. Let's look at the different career paths you could follow in the different areas of the sports industry.
Sports coaching Support services Sports events
No prior qualifications required
Virtual learning areas and classrooms.
Process for Application
Standard college application