FdSc Sports Coaching

Boasting outstanding equipment and facilities, you will have access to a range of therapy suites, fitness suites, a swimming pool, sports hall, sports science labs and physiotherapy suites to help facilitate active learning.

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(This video contains information about FdSc Sports Rehabilitation, FdSc Sports Coaching, FdSc Exercise, Health and Fitness and BSc (Hons) Applied Sport and Health Science)

You will develop an understanding of applied coaching in relation to your chosen sporting pathway by analysing and evaluating the impact of coaching methods on sporting performance. Disciplines of anatomy, physiology, learning theory and psychology will be explored by working with specific group, on special issues such as nutrition, exercise and knowledge of the methods and approaches to fitness testing. Relevant work experience at local primary and secondary schools will be arranged for you to deliver sessions to Key Stage 1, 2 and 3 students to put classroom learning into practice. 

Where will this course take me?

You can top-up this qualification at Truro and Penwith College by enrolling in:

This qualification can take you into roles such as:

  • Sports Coach
  • Personal Trainer
  • Health Trainer
  • Sports Development Officer

How to Apply

Applications for September 2021 are now open. 

Please apply to this course via Ucas using the below information: 

UCAS Institution: Truro and Penwith College
UCAS Institution Code: T85
UCAS Course Code: C610

FdSc Sports Coaching
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