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Adventure Sports

If you are passionate about outdoor activity and want to develop an advanced understanding of a range of adventure sports disciplines, then this is the course for you.

This course focuses on the skills necessary to excel within the outdoor industry, in both land-based activities and activities on the water. Upon completion, you may consider a career as a professional instructor, specialist coach or the manager of an activity centre.

The Adventure Sports course incorporates both a qualification in Level 3 Nationals in Sport (Outdoor Adventure) and a Diploma in Sailing and Water sports, which is delivered at our exceptional Marine Academy facility.

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What will I learn?

“I had a fantastic 2 years studying at South Devon College. My studies opened up new opportunities for me. I went on to work at Camp America before progressing to studying a degree in Outdoor Education.”Briony Martin

Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

South Devon College,
Long Road,
Paignton,
TQ4 7EJ

Have you considered...

We have courses to suit everyone so if you haven’t found exactly what you’re looking for yet, we recommend you take a look at the following courses. We’ve selected these for you based on your interests.

Level 2 NCFEOutdoor Activity Leadership

Level 1 BTECSport & Adventure

Student Life

Life at South Devon College is about being treated like an adult and benefiting from small class sizes. We pride ourselves in offering outstanding support in state of the art facilities.

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Student Support

We offer a supportive learning environment for all students including free or discounted travel options, financial support, an exclusive Job Shop service enabling you to find part time jobs while you study, personalised learning programmes and careers advice.

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