BTEC Level 3 SportHarvey Dawkins2020-03-30T13:20:29+01:00 BTEC Level 3 Sport Corona Virus Update : We will be closed until April 30th – Read full statement Applications being accepted for September 2020 New dates for FREE open days will be announced when we can reopen BOOK FREE TASTER DAY SIGN UP FOR COURSE Real 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 Morning Come 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 Partnership Lagoon 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 BROCHURE SIGN UP FOR COURSE Pathway to Success For 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 Degree BA (Hons) Extreme Sport Management BA (Hons) Outdoor Adventure Management BA (Hons) Watersports Studies and Management “This course has given me the confidence and qualifications to get in to Uni” Fergus Edwards Outdoor Adventure Courses BTEC 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 2020 BOOK FREE OPEN DAY The BTEC Level 3 Sport The 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 University Foundation Degree Employment in the Outdoor Adventure Industry Qualifications available BTEC L3 Sport (Equivalent to 3 ‘A’ Levels) RYA Dinghy Instructor RYA Sailing Level 1, 2, 3 BWSW System 2.0 Wakeboard cable driver BSUPA Standup Paddleboard instructor RYA Powerboat Level 2 RYA First Aid Certificate Beginner & Intermediate Windsurfing RYA Windsurfing Instructor*Subject to change Entry Requirements Ages 16+ 5 GCSEs, grade 4 and above, including maths & English No previous watersports experience required Passion for watersports and outdoor adventureCourse Units Covered may include Skills for Water-based Outdoor and Adventurous Activities Skills for Land-based Outdoor and Adventurous Activities Leading Water-based Outdoor and Adventurous Activities Leading Land-based Outdoor and Adventurous Activities Alternative Pursuits for Outdoor Adventure*Subject to change DOWNLOAD BROCHURE SIGN UP FOR COURSE Book BTEC Open Day Applications being accepted for September 2020 Come 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.