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Sports, Recreation & Exercise | SRXX

Course Overview

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QQI Level 5 Sports Recreation & Exercise 5M5146

This 1 year, full-time programme is aimed at those who enjoy sport and would envisage themselves gaining employment in the area. Learners who successfully complete this programme will gain essential knowledge and skills that could lead to immediate employment or progression to a higher level for those interested in attaining managerial-level positions in sport and recreation.


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Typical Modules

Sport and Recreation Studies
Word Processing
Exercise and Fitness
Communications
Nutrition
Work Experience
Sports Anatomy and Physiology
Volleyball Coaching
Soccer Coaching
Gaelic Football Coaching
Entry Requirements
Employment Opportunities
  • Applicants must have Leaving Certificate, LCA or equivalent.
  • Holders of a QQI Level 4 Award are also eligible to apply.
  • Mature learners (over 23) may be exempt from the above academic requirements.
  • In addition applicants will have to undertake an interview.
  • Employment opportunities lie in the areas of fitness/sports coaching.
  • Award holders may apply for a place on the Advanced Sport and Recreation Level 6 programme at LCFE.
  • Institutes of Technology and other Colleges around the country may be offering opportunities for further studies. Please check with the individual Admissions Offices of any institution you are interested in attending or visit www.qqi.ie
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This provision is co-funded by the Irish Government and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014 – 2020.