|Level 1 Sport|
|Entry Requirements:||GCSE profile of 5 GCSEs at grade 2, including Maths or English.|
|Start Date:||September 2021|
At Level 1, you will gain an insight into your chosen Vocational subject and further develop your skills in English and Maths. You will also be supported to build key personal skills such as communication, problem-solving, and team work to help you take those first steps towards your chosen career. You will undertake a work placement to find out what it’s like to work in your chosen sector and build essential skills for the workplace.
What will I learn?
For your chosen vocational option, you will also study a range of topics which may include:
- Using a CV and a covering letter to apply for a job
- Applying for jobs
- Achieving success at interview
- Personal behaviour for success
- Personal presentation for the workplace
How will the course be assessed?
Written assignments, exams and practical assessments.
At NCC we’re committed to ensuring that your studies are career focused and are linked to your future goals. Develop a new skill, learn how to be a leader, volunteer for a good cause and keep fit through sport. Enhance your learning and make the most of the array of activities on offer to help you stand out from the crowd when applying for university, an Apprenticeship or a job.
Materials and other information
Alongside all programmes, students will have the opportunity to be involved in a wide range of extracurricular activities from trips and visits, to enterprise activities and fundraising. You may also have the opportunity to complete work experience within your chosen career area.
As part of your study programme you will undertake relevant work experience linked to your career aspiration. This experience is designed to expand your skills, develop your CV and develop industry contacts. You will have support tin finding your placement through your tutors and our dedicated careers team.
Progression and Careers
On successful completion of your Level 1 course you may be able to progress on to further studies with a Level 2 course in your chosen subject or onto an Apprenticeship, where appropriate.