This course provides an exciting opportunity to gain invaluable experience in an education environment, whilst also gaining the specific qualifications for direct entry into the world of work.
On this course, you will undertake a significant work-based placement with CM Sports on a weekly basis, working alongside experienced coaches in local schools.
Five GCSEs and grade 3 or above including English Language and Mathematics.
– Must be aged 17+ at the beginning of the course.
– If you are currently a student at HSDC and wish to progress on to this course, you must have completed a Level 2/3 course and achieved a Merit.
This course will provide you with all of the relevant qualifications that you need to be able to coach in schools in accordance with requirements of Local Authority.
This includes the following qualifications:
You will benefit from up to date technology when coaching. Every session is recorded using our sports mast and voice recordings are obtained with Bluetooth live recording in sessions for assessment and self-reflection. You will also use Navigate to log all of your industry placement hours and also use as a diary to log skills that you gain.
You will be assessed through a range of practical observations both in College and
the workplace. Alongside this you will build a portfolio of evidence.
On completion of this course, you can progress onto part time/full time coaching employment/Apprenticeships with either CM Sports or another coaching company.
“This partnership provides an exciting opportunity to ensure students are equipped with both the qualifications and experience in the world of work to support their progression into sports coaching. We have high expectations of our coaches, and truly believe this collaboration will harvest both well-rounded and inspirational coaches capable of delivering high quality sports coaching.”
Luke White, CM Sports Director
Everyone at the College was really helpful, and there’s lots of facilities, meaning it’s very easy to get your work done on time, and get good grades. The teaching and support was excellent, they were always on top of it, and made sure you got work done on time and you were challenged. Everyone is friendly and its really diverse, meaning you can get involved in lots of different things.Conor Ward, BTEC student
My courses were all especially interesting, I thoroughly enjoyed all of them. All of my lecturers were extremely knowledgeable and I have learnt a lot from them.Lottie Warren, A Level student
The tutors were really supportive and it was all thanks to them that I have achieved what I have. I’ve also made loads of great friends and really enjoyed my time at the college.Lizaveta Sinkerich, A Level student