BTEC Level 3 Sport – Outdoor Adventure Open Event

BTEC Level 3 Sport – Outdoor Adventure Open Event

The Open Event is this Saturday 16th March
at Rockley Point in Poole

Rockley Point Sailing Centre Address;
Rockley Watersports
Rockley Point
BH15 4RW
01202 660794

Rockley Education Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport – Outdoor Adventure!!

The course in a nutshell is the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport – Outdoor Adventure pathway. The programme is a two year full time programme and is ultimately described as our Rockley staff training programme as alongside the course students are offered professional development and the opportunity to train in watersports and gain Instructor qualifications. They also have the opportunity to complete work experience with us in one of our French resorts working alongside our qualified instructors and being mentored as assistants in the summer term.

This video explains it all quite well…..

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Course breakdown:

  • • Rockley Education, offers the BTEC Level 3 sport (Outdoor Adventure) with a special emphasis on a practical approach to studying to achieve success.
  • • The BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport (Outdoor Adventure) is equivalent to 3 ‘A’ Levels
  • • The course gives students a direct route to university or gives them the skills required to build a career in the outdoor and leisure industry
  • • The course combines theory units, practical activities and employer valued, Professional National Governing Body (NGB) qualifications. This is all paid for and included as part of the course.
  • • Practical elements of the course where students will be taught to windsurf, sail, SUP, mountain bike, climb, hike, expedition experience etc
  • • Trips abroad during the course – Multiactivity Trip to France in week 1 of the course, annual Ski Trip, summer work experience placement
  • • Learning takes place at Rockley Point (Poole)
  • • Work experience is embedded in to the course and students complete a period of work experience at one of our French resorts or UK centres (subject to interview and application process) in the summer term

What can students do afterwards?

  • • A guaranteed job interview with Rockley Watersports at the end of the course and opportunity to work for the company
  • • Work in the UK or abroad as a professional outdoor instructor
  • • Use the BTEC qualifications as a gateway to University
  • Entry requirements and what are we looking for?

  • • Students with 5 GCSE’s including English and Maths.
  • • A Can Do attitude
  • • Practically minded students that want to embrace sports and the outdoors
  • • Students do not need any background in the sports, this is all taught.
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