Pathway to Sport, Fitness and Health (NQ) @ SCQF Level 4
This course is designed to introduce you to the Sport and Fitness industry at an introductory level which will prepare you for progression onto a Sport & Fitness @SCQF Level 5 course or into employment in the exciting Sport & Fitness Industry. You will gain practical skills and experience in a variety of sports and fitness contexts.
Former student Scot Alexander successfully completed his Sport & Fitness @ SCQF Level 4 qualification before progressing all the way to his HND. He now runs his own successful fitness business.
Full Time 2 or 3 days per week for 1 year
No formal academic qualifications are required however, an interest in Sport & Fitness is essential.
If you are currently studying at Dumfries & Galloway College, you will require a positive progressing learner reference.
Information and Interview Session Requirements
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 attendance should you be offered an interview.
It is important that you prepare well for your interview. During the information and interview session, we will ensure the entry requirements and your aspirations and career plan are appropriate for the course and the level of course you have applied for. 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.
You will study:
- Practical sport activities
- Practical fitness activities
- Employability skills
- Health & safety in a sport & fitness context
Course content is subject to change.
Previous students on this course have moved on to:
- SCQF Level 5 Certificate in Sport & Fitness
Careers in:Leisure facilities
Roles in non-sport and fitness related industries
Additional funding information
Once you have completed your course you will be equipped to work in an industry that you will enjoy everyday.