Sport - Level 1


Start:
September
Location:
Balliol Road Campus
Level:
1

Course Details

This course is a well balanced mix of both practical and theory based units. Participation and personal development plays a major part as opposed to just performance excellence. You will be expected to commit to personal planning and fitness in an outstanding gym based facility as well as take part in sports hall based traditional sports such as badminton and basketball.

Identification of strengths and areas of improvement is an important part of this course. You will study an additional anatomy based module called which explain 'how the body works', a major component at the next course level. With attendance and commitment, you will receive the ideal opportunity to start on a personal journey and career path within the sport and fitness industry.

This short programme runs from September to December, with most learners progressing on to a level 2 qualification in January.

The programme also includes studying Maths and English towards GCSE grade 9-4 (old grading system: A*-C) if you do not already have these grades.

  • Personal fitness
  • Fitness programming
  • Participating in sport
  • How the body works
Level 1 Certificate in Sport and Active Leisure
1 year
  • Diploma in Fitness Instructing - Level 2
  • Football and Sport Coaching - Level 2
  • Community Sports Coach
  • Fitness Instructor
  • Gym Instructor
  • Health Trainer
  • Personal Trainer
  • Physiotherapist
  • Conditioning Coach

Entry Requirements

How much will this course cost me?

Aged 16-18

Free.

Aged 19+

There may be fees associated with this course.

You may be eligible to have some or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Financial Support (all ages)

You may be eligible to receive financial support for course fees, travel and childcare. Please visit our Student Finance page for more information.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some frequently asked questions that we are often asked:

If you are aged 16-18 then the majority of our courses are free for you to study. If you are aged 19+ then there may be fees associated with the course. You may be eligible to have some, or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

You do not have to let a lack of money stop you from coming to Hugh Baird College. We have bursaries and grants in place to help support those students that may find it more difficult to cover the costs of participating in further education, these include help with things such as tuition fees, childcare and travel. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

No. We can enrol students from any area. Public transport links are good too, so the College is easy to get to from all across Merseyside.

Please contact our independent Careers Advisors. Call 0151 353 4444 or email careers@hughbaird.ac.uk.