If you have a passion for sport and a naturally inquisitive mind with the desire to achieve peak performance, this is the course for you.
Sport and exercise scientists continue to be a growing presence in the world of sport, and as we look to the future, all the signs suggest that their influence in sport will increase. This course aims to prepare you for further study opportunities and provides a stepping stone to higher education and/or employment.
This course is ideal for those learners who wish to learn more about analysing sports performance and what it takes to aspire towards peak performance. The course will develop your skills and knowledge within the field, alongside developing essential skills such as literacy, numeracy and digital literacy.
You will have access to industry standard facilities and equipment such as our 4G pitch, sports hall, fitness gym, analysis suite and performance hub. You will gain first-hand experience with our ‘Gold Standard’ equipment, boasting Peak Power Wattbikes, Body Mass Analyser, Smartspeed sensors and breath-by-breath VO2max analysis. You are also encouraged to engage in our Sports Academies that aim to develop athletes and players in a range of sports.
Students will study two qualifications over the duration of their two-year course, completing a L3 National Foundation in SES in Year 1 and progress onto a L3 National Extended Diploma in SES in Year 2.