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Crumlin College of Further Education

Crumlin College of Further Education


 

Exercise, Fitness & Nutrition Studies - Year 1


Course Code:  5M5146
Award Code(s):  5M5146
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
This one year Course aims to provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary for employment in the Fitness & Health Industry. The Course leads to internationally recognised qualifications and students supplement their studies with work experience in a relevant area.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updted and to meet demands.

Exercise & Fitness/Gym Instruction
Water Fitness
Shallow Water Pool Life Guarding Skills
Health Related Fitness
Sports Anatomy & Physiology
Sports & Recreation Studies
Safety & Health at Work
Diet & Nutrition
Professional Conduct & Business Awareness
Communications

 

Important: Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

 

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Sample Careers...
If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
Archaeologist   Arborist  
Farmer - Dry Stock   Groundsperson  
Farmer - Dairy   Apiarist / Commercial Bee Keeper  
Agricultural Inspector   Agricultural Engineering Technician  
Hazardous Waste Specialist   Agricultural Mechanic  
Exercise and Health Instructor   Teacher - Physical Education  
Personal Trainer   Massage Therapist  
Physical Therapist   Physiotherapist  
Spinologist   Sports Development Officer  
Psychologist - Sports   Sports Scientist   
Entertainment / Sports Manager   Engineer - Sports  
Fitness /Aerobics Instructor   Physiotherapist - Sports   
Sports Therapist   Ship Mate  
Diver    

Related Career Sectors...
This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Leisure, Sport & Fitness
Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry & Food
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Progression Routes

(Higher Education Links Scheme)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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