This course will develop the professional competencies and knowledge needed to be a skilled outdoor educator and activity leader. It will provide a good understanding of the practical and contemporary issues within this exciting sector. You will be given the opportunity to participate in and lead a range of practical outdoor and adventure activities and gain valuable expedition experience on UK and international trips. You will study and develop skills in a variety of outdoor sports, learn about environmental education as well as establish a strong foundation of interpersonal skills required for this industry including problem solving, decision making, confidence and communication.
Along with providing you with the necessary knowledge and skills, you will also have the opportunity to gain professional qualifications alongside your level 3 programme which will enable you to gain employment and continue progressing towards your career in the exciting and expanding outdoor industry.
At BCA we have:
100% pass rate on all sport programmes
95% of our students progress into positive destinations
90% of our students achieve on or above their target grades
Excellent links with local sports clubs and outdoor centres which offer realistic job opportunities on completion of your course.
All of our staff have extensive industry experience and qualifications
Opportunity to represent one of our sports academies.