This BTEC Level 1 Diploma is the perfect course for you if you’re looking forward to a career in the leisure industry or uniformed public services. It will give you the skills to need to progress to higher-level study in either field, or help you make the decision about which pathway is right for you if you’re still considering your options. We’ll give you a comprehensive overview of the industries and put you on the right track to becoming employable. This study programme is mostly practical and combines a wide range of activities. This year, our students helped out at the Plymouth 10K!
This course includes the following subjects:
- improving health and fitness
- personal skills
- planning and participating in an event
- public service project
- health and fitness
- health and work
- introduction to security work in the public services
- team work
- map reading
- building relationships with colleagues and customers
There is also the opportunity to take additional qualifications such as:
- functional skills
- NCFE in Sport and Exercise Studies
- National Open College Network Awards in Indoor Team Games and Participating in Leisure Activities
Your individualised study programme will be made up of the following four areas:
- the qualification you are studying
- English and maths
- work experience
- other activities to develop your personal skills e.g. preparing you for employment, training or higher/further education
There are no specific entry requirements, however you must show a willingness to engage and a genuine interest in the course that will enable you to progress into employment or further education.
The course is assessed on a continuous basis with written coursework and practical assessments.
On successful completion you can progress to the BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Sport or Public Services.
Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2017/18 (August 2017 – July 2018). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2018/19.
Course Code: DSL1
A Full Course Fee: £999
B Reduced Course Fee (for eligible students): £0
C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course
D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course
|How old are you?||How much will you pay?|
|16 - 18|
|19 - 23||may be free).(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course|
Please note fees are quoted for one year only.