The Sport and Adventure course provides the perfect introduction to an exciting and dynamic career in the outdoor and sport industry, gaining essential skills in leadership and coaching techniques, with expeditions that provide valuable practical knowledge.
You will gain experience in a variety of adventure sports environments, as you develop a broad understanding that will form the foundation for future study and employment.
You will learn through a balanced combination of practical and theory sessions, which are based on real-life working situations that you could encounter. Upon completion, you may progress to the Level 2 or seek employment in the outdoor industry.
I progressed from Level 3 Adventure Sports at South Devon College through to the Adventure Leadership foundation degree at University Centre South Devon. I had a very large interest in the outdoors before starting college, and when seeing the course that was available, I felt like it was a great opportunity to study something I enjoy and I’m passionate about, whilst still learning. The high practical content of the course was also a big deciding factor. There were also many trips, expeditions and adventurous activities to take part in as part of the course. I have made many friends and the employment opportunities that I have been able to access has allowed me to put all of my training into practice.Olivia Harrison
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