Community Coaching for England Level 4 HNC
In this blended course, you will have the opportunity to study coaching science. You will gain a scientific understanding of core principles involved in increasing an athlete's performance with a wide range of modules, as well as the ability to coach to a high level. Practical aspects will run alongside the scientific elements to ensure that you are able to increase your skills and knowledge. The qualification is studied full time over one year. The course is delivered through a blended learning approach, meaning teaching and learning will occur both in classrooms and remotely via a virtual learning environment.
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After successfully completing the Higher National Certificate, you will be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of the concepts of coaching in the UK and the basic concepts of Sport & Exercise Science. You will gain a wide range of coaching knowledge linked to practical skills gained through research, independent study, directed study and workplace scenarios. You will also develop behaviours (the attitudes and approaches required for a competence) and transferable skills to ensure effective team working, independent initiatives, organisational competence and problem-solving strategies, which are highly valued in higher education and the workplace. You will be adaptable and flexible in your approach, show resilience under pressure and meet challenging targets within a given resource.
Modules studied include: Nutrition Psychology Anatomy & Physiology Professional Skills Coaching Practice Training, Fitness, Testing Lifestyle Coaching Community Coaching
This course operates using a blended learning approach, where part, orall ofsome units may be delivered online, viaa virtual learning environment. To participate in this programme, you will need a suitable computer and/or device with sufficient internet access. Specific requirements and information on the support available to borrow or purchase equipment can be discussed at interview.
A Level 3 qualification,or similar, is required.
A typical offer would be BCC at A-Level or DMM at BTEC. Applications are welcome from students with a range of non-traditional educational or professional qualifications. We also welcome mature students and students who have undertaken Access courses.
As a minimum: 3 GCSE's Grade A-C / 9-4 or Level 2 equivalent to include Mathematics and English Language.
If English is not your first language, a minimum IELTS 5.5 (or equivalent) is required.
You will require the ability to work independently in self-directed study as well as theresearch skill.You should be familiar with basic computer functions and applications including Microsoft Windows and Office. Parts of your programme will be delivered using a virtual learning environment. Training for this application will be provided.
Pearson BTEC Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Community Coaching for England
Students who successfully complete this qualification can enter employment, continue existing employment, study a relevant course at Level 5 or commit to continuing professional development (CPD).
You will be assessed continually throughout the course, normally via written assignments, observations, presentations, practical activities andreflectivelogbooks.
You are expected to work independently and proactively to prepare for class and undertake written assignments in your own time, allocating approximately four hours a week on research and self-study outside of normal class time in order to build up knowledge and confidence and successfully complete the programme.
The course does not involve work placement, but you are encouraged to seek out opportunities to visit or engage with companies within the industry.
Fees and Additional Costs
The tuition fees for this programme are £ 6,000 per year. In addition to the tuition fee, an awarding body registration fee (set by the awarding body) and an annual student subscription fee of £15 are payable. At times, you may be offered the opportunity to visit exhibitions and shows, which may require additional entrance fees and travel costs.
You will be expected to bring appropriate stationery and exercise kit for practical sessions.