Development Player Programme: Hockey (SCQF Level 6) - Schools Link


29 Aug 2023


31 May 2024

Borders Academy of Sporting Excellence (BASE) supports sports performers to develop their individual skills and sports performance alongside their academic studies. During this course candidates will work towards a National Progression Award (NPA) in Achieving Excellence in Sport, covering: Analysis of Performance; Behaviours of Elite Athletes; and Performance Improvement Programmes. This is a Part-time course, for 2 afternoons per week on Tuesday and Thursdays that includes Specialised Strength and Conditioning essions and expert tuition and Hockey coaching.This is an excellent opportunity for any aspiring Hockey Players to combine academic study with their Hockey development.

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Part time course with 2 afternoons per week in College (Tuesday and Thursday) that will include Specialised Strength & Conditioning sessons and Expert Hockey Coaching.


Scottish Borders Campus

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Entry requirements

Applicants must have a proven interest in Hockey and Two National 5 awards or equivalent, ideally in English and Physical Education. Entry will subject to practical skills test.

Progression opportunities

HNC in Sports Coaching and Development

Course Content

You will achieve NPA in Achieving Excellence in Sport


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