Level 2 BFC Shadow Youth Team
Type: Vocational
Entry Requirements: 4 GCSEs at grade 3 or above including either Mathematics or English, or a Level 1 equivalent in this area and GCSE Mathematics or English at grade 3 or above. Plus a successful trial.
Start Date: September 2020
Length: 1 Year
Course Overview

This course is part of the NCC Ambitions Programme – a unique programme for Level 2 students, which will support you in developing key personal skills such as communication, confidence, resilience, employability and presentation skills.

What will I learn?

Areas of study may include investigating employment in the sports industry, anatomy and physiology, coaching, fitness and training and development of practical sports skills. You will have up to eight hours dedicated coaching and games a week with a highly qualified coaching team. After completing this course, you will have the necessary skills to progress onto the Level 3 BFC Shadow Youth Team course or an Apprenticeship.

There will be lots of opportunities for trips, visits, guest speakers, mentoring and work experience. This is an exciting programme, designed to help you get ready for your next steps.

 

How will the course be assessed?

The units are assessed using a variety of different methods  including written assignments, PowerPoint presentations, group work, practical assessments and competency based assessments.

 

Materials and other information

There are a range of recommended reading materials for this programme. Students are required to purchase sports kit, polo tops and hooded sweatshirts. The remaining attire is general sportswear e.g. shorts, tracksuit bottoms, and suitable footwear, indoor and outdoor. Please note suitable footwear for the 3G pitch is either sports trainers, moulded boots or astro trainers.

Progression and Careers

After completing this course, you will have the necessary skills to progress onto the Level 3 BFC Shadow Youth Team course or an Apprenticeship.

Ready to apply?

Apply online or download an application form to become part of Nelson and Colne College.

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