Adventurous Outdoor Activities NCFE (level 3 diploma) – UKSA
UKSA is a national maritime youth charity, based on the Isle of Wight, with a vision to widen access to maritime training, to enhance life skills and employment in the sector. We are the largest RYA training centre in the world, providing schools and groups activity programmes, full time education courses and professional career training in yachting and watersports.
UKSA is adhering to the respective Government and public health guidance and have been accepted for the UK-wide ‘We’re good to go’ industry standard mark.
If you want an alternative to school or 6th form college and have a passion for watersports and outdoor education, UKSA's two-year Adventurous Outdoor Activities NCFE (Level 3 Diploma) could be what you are looking for. The course provides an in-depth knowledge of the sports and outdoor industries, and students actively participate in leading sessions as a coach or instructor.
This course is fully-funded as part of a full-time 16-18 year-old further education (FE) programme. If you are aged 19+, you may still be eligible for funding; please speak to a course advisor. A number of weeks will be dedicated to work experience on different sites and in unfamiliar environments. On completion, you will be ready to work in employment within the vast sectors of sport and outdoor industries or train further to enter into higher education at degree level (through accumulated UCAS points).
· Minimum of 3 GCSE’s 9-4 including English and maths
· An interest in sports, coaching, outdoor education or watersports
· Successful interview at UKSA
Duration: 2 years
Location: Cowes, Isle of Wight, UK
Qualifications (work towards achieving in year one):
· RYA First Aid
· RYA Safe and Fun (Safeguard Training)
· RYA Powerboat Level 2 Licence
· BC Foundation Safety and Rescue Training
· NCFE Level 3 Modules
Qualifications (work towards achieving in year two) :
· RYA Dinghy Instructor
· RYA Marine Radio Short Range Certificate
· NCFE Level 3 Modules
Course structure: 4 days a week minimum, non-residential
This course is fully-funded as part of a full-time 16-18 year-old further education (FE) programme.
Call our dedicated course advisors on 01983 203038
For the full details of the UKSA course - https://uksa.org/course/professional-training/further-education/sports-and-physical-activties-level-3/