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Lincoln Minster’s new BTEC Diploma in Sport aims to equip students with both player and career pathways within the game of golf
Co-educational independent day and boarding school, Lincoln Minster School has collaborated with Woodhall Spa Golf Management to deliver a new BTEC National Extended Diploma in Sport (Golf).
e Level 3 Extended Diploma aims to develop students’ theoretical knowledge within sports science and the golf industry, while also developing their golf skills on a fulltime performance pathway.
Pupils can have access to the world-famous facilities at the National Golf Centre, Woodhall Spa, the home of England Golf, and also used by the rising stars in the sport.
Pupils can also access the world-famous Hotchkin course (the 61st ranked course in the world), receive exceptional golf coaching, and will have access to a rst-class academic provision at Lincoln Minster School.
Simon Grocott, Deputy Head at Lincoln Minster School, said: “Having witnessed our students being coached at Woodhall Spa rst hand on many occasions, the opportunity for any student to improve their game is truly immense and I believe, unrivalled.”
“e BTEC programme ensures that students combine outstanding coaching with a quali cation that will prepare them for the next stage in their gol ng journey - whatever that may be.”
e latest development comes a er the school was recently recognised nationally for Sporting Achievement in the Independent Schools of the Year 2022 Awards. e aims of the programme are to prepare each pupil for an elite player pathway within both the amateur or professional game, and a career pathway within golf science; in strength and conditioning, nutrition, biochemist, data science or physiotherapy.
Visit lincolnminsterschool.co.uk to arrange an individual visit. For an online meeting, email email@example.com or call 01522 551300.