BTEC Level 3 SportHarvey Dawkins2020-05-29T12:39:31+01:00 BTEC Level 3 SportCorona Virus Update : We are planning to reopen in at Brighton Marin on June 15th. At Hove Lagoon we have a technical problem and our opening has been delayed. Read full statementApplications being accepted for September 2020New dates for FREE open days will be announced when we can reopenBOOK FREE TASTER DAYSIGN UP FOR COURSEReal Education. Real Qualifications. Real Future.Our BTEC Level 3 Sport course offers you a direct route to university or employment in the outdoor and watersports industry.This unique and dedicated course has been designed to provide a BTEC Level 3 qualification in Sport which will enable candidates to build a career in the outdoor and leisure industry specialising in watersports.Over the last 25 years, BTEC qualifications have helped millions of people develop the skills they need to get on in life. Engaging and inspiring, these work-related qualifications are suitable for a wide range of ages and abilities. They provide a practical, real-world approach to learning without sacrificing any of the essential subject theory. BTECs give students the skills they need to either move on to higher education or go straight into employment.FREE BTEC Taster MorningCome along to one of our FREE BTEC taster morning. We will go on the water and you get the chance to try wakeboarding, standup paddleboarding and windsurfing. All tuition and equipment is provide. Just bring swimming costume and a towel. Plus learn why our BTEC Level 3 Sport course can offer you so much more than the standard course. There will be an introduction from the course coordinators, Nick and Jack, and the opportunity to ask any questions you may have. You can even signup. Academic and Practical PartnershipLagoon Watersports are proud to partner with Newman College in order to deliver this BTEC Level 3 in Sport.This partnership combines the high educational standards of Newman College who are in the top 20% of colleges nationally in terms of student progress, and the unrivalled location, facilities and experience of Lagoon Watersports centre based in the heart of Brighton and Hove.DOWNLOAD BROCHURESIGN UP FOR COURSEPathway to SuccessFor anyone looking to make a career in the watersports or outdoors industry, this BTEC course will provide the foundation on which a future career can be built.The watersports industry in the UK currently employs in excess of 35,000 people and represents a revenue of £3 billion. Employment opportunities are many and varied, ranging from management, training, engineering, electronics and manufacturing to brokerage, design, sales and marketing.The BTEC L3 can offer a direct route into University. The following are examples of University Degree courses that are open to successful students:BEd PE Teaching DegreeBA (Hons) Extreme Sport ManagementBA (Hons) Outdoor Adventure ManagementBA (Hons) Watersports Studies and Management“This course has given me the confidence and qualifications to get in to Uni”Fergus Edwards Outdoor Adventure CoursesBTEC qualifications can be taken as well as, or in place of A-Levels.As well as offering a high level of vocational training, the BTEC course gives you a direct route to University or gives you the skills you require to go straight into employment. They are valued by colleges, universities, employers and professional bodies across the UK and are recognised in over 80 countries worldwide.Applications being accepted for September 2020BOOK FREE OPEN DAYThe BTEC Level 3 SportThe BTEC Level 3 Sport is a 2 year full time course that is equivalent to 3 A-Levels and represents the ultimate vocational course. The BTEC L3 combines both theoretical and practical units as well as the opportunity to gain professional National Governing Body (NGB) qualifications. This unique and dedicated course has been designed to enable candidates to build a career in the outdoor and leisure industry specialising in watersports.Opportunities for work experience.Professional Industry Qualifications that will allow you to work in UK and many other countries.After completing the 2-year BTEC L3 your options will be:Direct entry to UniversityFoundation DegreeEmployment in the Outdoor Adventure IndustryQualifications availableBTEC L3 Sport (Equivalent to 3 ‘A’ Levels)RYA Dinghy InstructorRYA Sailing Level 1, 2, 3BWSW System 2.0 Wakeboard cable driverBSUPA Standup Paddleboard instructorRYA Powerboat Level 2RYA First Aid CertificateBeginner & Intermediate WindsurfingRYA Windsurfing Instructor*Subject to change Entry RequirementsAges 16+5 GCSEs, grade 4 and above, including maths & EnglishNo previous watersports experience requiredPassion for watersports and outdoor adventureCourse Units Covered may includeSkills for Water-based Outdoor and Adventurous ActivitiesSkills for Land-based Outdoor and Adventurous ActivitiesLeading Water-based Outdoor and Adventurous ActivitiesLeading Land-based Outdoor and Adventurous ActivitiesAlternative Pursuits for Outdoor Adventure*Subject to changeDOWNLOAD BROCHURESIGN UP FOR COURSEBook BTEC Open DayApplications being accepted for September 2020Come along to one of our FREE BTEC taster morning. We will go on the water and you get the chance to try wakeboarding, standup paddleboarding and windsurfing. All tuition and equipment is provide. Just bring swimming costume and a towel. Plus learn why our BTEC Level 3 Sport course can offer you so much more than the standard course. There will be an introduction from the course coordinators, Nick and Jack, and the opportunity to ask any questions you may have. You can even signup.If you are unable to attend on any of the dates available please call us during office hours on 01273 42 48 42 option 2 and we can send you an invitation to future open days as we arrange them.