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Gain a qualification and progress directly to employment in the coaching and development sector as a coach or fitness professional. This course can also support you to progress to University Level programmes related to sport, fitness and coaching.
The qualification is endorsed by the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA), and is fully mapped to its professional standards. CIMSPA’s endorsement of this qualification allows you to apply for CIMSPA membership after successfully completing this course, and is recognised by employers as enabling student to enter employment in the role of coach in the sport sector, for example leading a range of multi-skills sports coaching for an organisation delivering coaching sessions in schools and leisure centres.
The course is equivalent in size to two A Levels.
It has seven units of which six are mandatory.
With the skills and experience I have gained at New College Stamford studying Sport I have been able to secure a job as a Sports Coach at Little Kickers!