Train and study full time
Onside Education delivers study programmes across a range of academies; delivering multiple qualifications which are tailored to suit each group of learners.
At Onside, we pride ourselves on giving our learners the best chance to progress, whether that be moving on to an: Apprenticeship, Higher Education or Employment. We are able to do this through our team of fully qualified teachers and assessors who have extensive experience within education and the wider world of sport and beauty.
Our level 3 qualifications include
BTEC Level 3 90 Credit Diploma and BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport.
Learners will complete a 2-year programme, completing the 90 Credit Diploma in Sport in year 1 and the Extended Diploma in year 2. By the end of year 2, learners will hold UCAS points equivalent to 3 A-Levels, which will enable them to progress onto Higher Education if they wish. Learners will complete 19 different units, including Sports Coaching, Nutrition, Practical Sports, Psychology, Fitness Training, Anatomy & Physiology, Sports Leadership, and Sport as a Business.
VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Studies and Level 3 Extended Diploma in Theatrical & Media Make-up
Learners will complete either Level 2 and move onto the Level 3 Extended Diploma In Theatrical & Media Make-up. The Extended Diploma does hold UCAS points, which will enable them to progress onto Higher Education or into full time employment. Learners will complete a number of units, including Cosmetic make-up science, Style and fit postiche, Media make-up, Photographic make-up, Anatomy and physiology for make-up service, Airbrush make-up, and Cosmetic camouflage.
Many of Onside’s academy learners have progressed onto apprenticeships, continuing to gain qualifications whilst in full time employment.
The BTEC Extended Diploma holds the same UCAS points as three A-Levels and allows learners to progress onto a range of sport related university courses, including; PE Teaching, Sport Development, Physiotherapy, Sport Exercise Science, Sport Coaching, Sports Journalism.
Our learners have gone on to work in a number of sector areas within Sports and Beauty. Our sport learners have also gone onto work in America, coaching at sports camps from 6 weeks to 12 months.