What will I learn?

This course is for young people aged 16-18 with few qualifications who are interested in a career in sport and leisure or the armed forces or emergency services. It is designed to give you the skills you need to progress to a Level 2 course.

You will usually study Sport from September and then Public Services from January.

Sport: You will play sport in our sports hall and outdoor pitch and take part in fitness activities. You will study the sport and leisure industry and learn about starting work in sport, the healthy body and effective teamwork.

You will study the sport and leisure industry and you will also have the opportunity to play sport in our sports hall and outdoor pitch. You will study functional skills in English and maths.

You will study:

  • Taking part in exercise and fitness
  • Taking part in sport
  • Investigating body systems.

Public Services: Experienced tutors with a service background will provide you with the knowledge you'll need to work towards a career in the armed forces and emergency services. Visiting speakers from various areas of the uniformed services will give lectures and provide practical training sessions.

You will study:

  • Public service careers
  • Improving health and fitness for entry into the uniformed public services
  • Personal skills for the public services
  • Practical teamwork in the public services.

You will also study functional skills in English and maths.

If you are not already a member of a local cadet force (such as the police or sea cadets), you will be encouraged to join a cadet programme in a related service in order to enhance your studies.

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
Information not available
Start date

Expected September 2021

Venue

West Thames College

London Road,

Isleworth,

Hounslow,

TW7 4HS, England

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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