Watersports Instructor Diploma

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LOCATION & START DATE
Falmouth Marine School - 20 September 2023
LEVEL
Level 3 Levels Explained
DURATION
1 year
LEARNING AREA
Sports & Fitness Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Full-time

Watersports Instructor Diploma

This is a unique course which is perfect for anyone who loves spending time outdoors and taking part in sports. The aim is to prepare students for a career in the watersports and wider outdoor industry.

Students spend 75% of their time at Sithians Lake developing their personal and coaching skills in sailing, windsurfing, paddleboarding and kayaking.

Students also have the opportunity to complete NGB qualifications to allow them to instruct a range of watersports such as RYA dinghy instructor, RYA windsurf instructor, Outdoor first aid, Powerboart Level 2, paddleboard instructor etc. (These additional courses may include a fee to cover the costs of certification and external trainers).

LOCATION & START DATE
Falmouth Marine School - 20 September 2023
LEVEL
Level 3 Levels Explained
DURATION
1 year
LEARNING AREA
Sports & Fitness Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Full-time

What you will learn

In addition to developing skills in a range of watersports, student will study the following modules:

- Preparing for a career in sport
- Sports coaching
- Assessing risk
- Principles and practices in outdoor adventure
- Current issues in sport
- Alternative pursuits
- Exercise health and lifestyle
- Leading a waterbased activity session
- Work experience

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at grade 4 or above.

Assessment

The course is assessed through written coursework, practical demonstrations and presentations. There are no exams.

Progression

Employment, Higher level of study

Falmouth Marine School

Falmouth Marine School

With a modern campus in the centre of Falmouth and boat workshops on the waterfront, studying at Falmouth Marine School is joyous. Few colleges in the country can boast the exceptional experience you will have, whether it’s studying to become the next marine scientist, marine engineer, boatbuilder, or watersports industry expert. There is a special, friendly and dynamic atmosphere on campus, which is backed up by a supportive and highly knowledgeable team. It’s no surprise that our alumni always recommend Falmouth Marine School to have your #careercollege experience.


In addition to developing skills in a range of watersports, student will study the following modules:

- Preparing for a career in sport
- Sports coaching
- Assessing risk
- Principles and practices in outdoor adventure
- Current issues in sport
- Alternative pursuits
- Exercise health and lifestyle
- Leading a waterbased activity session
- Work experience

4 GCSEs at grade 4 or above.

The course is assessed through written coursework, practical demonstrations and presentations. There are no exams.

Employment, Higher level of study

Falmouth Marine School

Falmouth Marine School

With a modern campus in the centre of Falmouth and boat workshops on the waterfront, studying at Falmouth Marine School is joyous. Few colleges in the country can boast the exceptional experience you will have, whether it’s studying to become the next marine scientist, marine engineer, boatbuilder, or watersports industry expert. There is a special, friendly and dynamic atmosphere on campus, which is backed up by a supportive and highly knowledgeable team. It’s no surprise that our alumni always recommend Falmouth Marine School to have your #careercollege experience.


Dates & Locations

  • Course type 16-19
  • Level - Level 3
  • Location - Falmouth Marine School
  • Start Date - 20 September 2023
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Course Code 10203-FMS-23

Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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