Coaching and Developing Sport HND @ SCQF Level 8
This course will further develop the skills and knowledge you will need for a career in sports coaching and/or sports development. Together we will examine the principles of good coaching practice, as well as developing your practical and theoretical knowledge of coaching and sports development.
A PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) check must be completed as part of this course, you will be required to pay for this.
You will be required to purchase a sports kit.
Further information will be provided at your "Information and Interview" Session.
Information and Interview Session Requirements
Progressing students from Dumfries and Galloway College will not be required to attend an Interview session, however, you will be required to pass the HNC with a positive learner reference.
For external applicants; during your information and interview session, you will be expected to provide positive responses to questions relating to your course choice, your future career, and your previous experiences in sport & fitness.
Once we have received your application you may be given a date and time slot to take part in an interview. You must confirm your interview appointment.
You will study:
Fitness Conditioning in Sport
Improving Coaching in Sport
Coaching of Sports Performance Development
Sports Development and Research
Psychology of Sports Coaching
The course content is subject to change.
The HND Coaching and Developing Sport can offer you excellent career opportunities in the sports industry.
Previous students on this course have moved on to:
Further study at university
Community sport coaching
Coaching in professional sport
Sports facilities management