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Sports Coaches, Instructors and Officials

About this career

£23,376

Median salary

New workers start around £11,934.98. Normal pay is £23,376 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £42,452.82.

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Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

About this career

  • Manages the playing areas and competitors, starts race, competition or match and controls its progress according to established rules.
  • Inspects and maintains specialised clothing and equipment.
  • Understands health and safety aspects of various activities and ensures any statutory requirements are met.
  • Provides information and develops facilities to encourage greater participation in sport, and to enhance the standards of participants.
  • Deals with administrative aspects such as arranging matches, contests or appearances for athlete or team, and organising required transport and accommodation.
  • Monitors and analyses technique and performance, and determines how future improvements can be made.
  • Controls team selection and discipline and recruits ancillary staff such as coaches or physiotherapists.
  • Coaches teams or individuals by demonstrating techniques and directing training and exercise sessions.

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Learning Strategies
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Reading Comprehension
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Active Learning
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Active Listening
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Critical Thinking
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Writing
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Mathematics
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Spectator Safety

  • Course code: CSC2
  • Level: 2
  • Qualification: Certificate
  • Awarding body: Northern Council for Further Education (NCFE)
  • Duration: Ten weeks
  • Course type: Part-time

Sports Therapy and Injury Rehabilitation

  • Course code: UF2691, UX2691
  • Level: 5
  • Qualification: Foundation Degree
  • Awarding body: University of Plymouth
  • Duration: Two years (full-time) or three years (part-time)
  • Course type: Full-time

Sport, Exercise and Fitness

  • Course code: DSEF
  • Level: 1, 2
  • Qualification: Diploma
  • Awarding body: Northern Council for Further Education (NCFE)
  • Duration: One year
  • Course type: Full-time
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