Sport (Outdoor Adventure) Extended Diploma Level 3

Leisure, Travel and Tourism

Leisure, Travel and Tourism
Leisure, Travel and Tourism
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This course will give you a thorough insight into the Outdoor Adventure industry focusing on both theory and practical aspects.              


19 units covering the following topic areas:

Skills for Land-Based Outdoor and Adventurous Activities

• Skills for Water-Based Outdoor and Adventurous Activities

• Outdoor and Adventurous Expeditions

• Alternative Pursuits for Outdoor Adventure

• Principles of Anatomy and Physiology in Sport

• Assessing Risk in Sport

• Fitness Training and Programming

• Leadership in Sport

• Principles and Practice in Outdoor Adventure

• Equipment and Facilities for Outdoor and Adventurous Activities

• Sports Coaching

• Work Experience

• Sports Injuries and Exercise

• Health and Lifestyle

How will it be delivered?

Assessment is completed over two years through external exams and internal assignment work. There will be written assignments and other assessments will take the form of tutor observations, placement reports, photographic or video evidence, diary entries and group work. Grading is awarded as Pass, Merit or Distinction.

Entry requirements

At least 4-5 GCSEs graded 9-4 or A*-C including English or Maths and a keen interest in outdoor adventurous activities.

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