Sport, Exercise & Coaching

O'Fiaich Institute of Further Education

 

Course Name Sport, Exercise & Coaching
Course Provider O'Fiaich Institute of Further Education
Alternative Provider(s) Louth & Meath ETB
Course Code 5M5146
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
Cardiac First Response PreHospital Emergency Care Council Level 1 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Course Content Course Aim
If you enjoy working with people, have an interest in the areas of sport and exercise and are highly energised and motivated, this course is for you. Gain real, practical experience through coaching and instructing in sport and exercise, while developing your knowledge, skills and confidence in the area. Completing this course leads to a world of opportunities for employment and/or further studies in this dynamic and exciting sector.
FET Code 5M5146 - Sports, Recreation and Exercise
Duration 1 Year
Comment Certification
5M5146 QQI Level 5 Sports, Recreation & Exercise
National Governing Body Sports Coaching Awards
First Aid Responder (PHECC and HSA accredited)
Alternative Entry Mature students are very welcome on all courses in O'Fiaich Institute of further Education and the number of mature students is rising steadily. Some mature students are eligible for VTOS scheme (Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme).
Course Fee

Expand+Student Services Costs: €200
Government Levy (PPC): €200

The following categories of participant are exempt from paying the Government Levy (PPC):
-Full medical Card holders in their own right and their dependent children
-Those who are eli...

Financial Support View www.susi.ie
Interview First round interviews take place the end of May. Second Round Interviews take place in late August.
Application Date

Expand+You can apply online to Ó Fiaich Institute of Further Education online (link below)
Applications for the each academic year will open from February 1st and closing date for 1st Round of interviews is early May 2019.

•Your email address and mo...

Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment PLC Courses begin in September 2019
Subjects Taught Course Modules
Exercise & Fitness
Sport & Recreation Studies
Sports Anatomy & Physiology
Nutrition
Soccer Coaching
Basketball Coaching
Volleyball Coaching
Communications
Word Processing
Work Experience
Occupational First Aid
Mature Entry Places Yes
Entry Requirements All our Level 5 PLC courses are open to school leavers (Leaving Cert/ Leaving Cert Applied Students/A Levels/GCSE or equivalent), QQI Level 4 graduates and mature applicants. A QQI Level 5 award is a prerequisite to access a Level 6 programme.
Assessment Method There is continuous assessment throughout the year and examinations in May.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Higher Education
DkIT Sports, Exercise and Enterprise Level 7
IT Carlow Sports Coaching and Business Management (Soccer/GAA/Rugby) Level 8
UCC Sports Studies and Physical Education Level 8
TU Dublin Leisure Management Level 7
DkIT Health and P...

Further Enquiries Further Education Director,
O' Fiaich Institute of Further Education,
Tel: 042 933 1398 / 933 1402
Fax: 042 933 8054
email: info@ofi.ie
web: www.ofi.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here