University Centre at Salford City College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
This exciting and intensive course is aimed at those who are looking to pursue a career in health fitness and exercise, and you will study at our Eccles Centre, which has brand new state of-the-art fitness suite, plus a 3G pitch and sports hall. During the course you will develop your knowledge and understanding of testing, improving and maintaining fitness for sport and exercise. Alongside your course you will be offered the opportunity to study professional qualifications required for jobs in the sport and leisure industry.
Mandatory units: • Training and Fitness for Sport and Exercise • Health Promotion • Physical Activity, Lifestyle and Wellbeing • Anatomy and Physiology for Sport and Exercise Optional units: • Nutrition for Sport and Exercise • Field Based Fitness Testing for Sport and Exercise • Exercise Prescription • Sport and Exercise for Specific Groups You will also study the following professional qualifications: • Level 2 Gym Instructor • Lifeguarding • Safeguarding • Emergency First Aid
You will be assessed on a continuous basis throughout the year. Assessment will include presentations, health and fitness testing and lab work, written coursework and project work and the development of work based portfolios/ observation of work placements.
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Eccles Sixth Form College|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£7500||Year 1|
Additional fee information
University Centre at Salford City College
Clearing contact details
0161 631 5075
Course contact detailsVisit our course page