Sport, Recreation & Exercise with ITEC

Sport, Recreation & Exercise with ITEC

€ 300/500
1 year, September to May
Further Education and PLC, Level 6 QQI

Course description

Successful completion of this course will give employment opportunities in fitness and gym facilities and access to High Education and lead to certification by QQI at Level 5 or Level 6.  In addition there is the opportunity to gain the industry recognised ITEC qualification in fitness instructing and/or ITEC certificate instructing strength & conditioning sessions and/or ITEC Personal Trainer Award.  The course is timetabled over 2 and a half days a week – Monday, Tuesday and Friday morning.

Course outline: sport and recreation studies/sports industry practice

GAA coaching, soccer coaching, exercise and fitness, safety

and health at work/health promotion,communications, body massage and figure analysis

work experience and sports nutrition.

There is a €50 registration fee for all students plus a course fee of €250.  In addition non medical card holders are required to pay a €200 DES contribution (this can be paid in 4 installments)