Recognition of Prior Learning with eta College

Recognition of Prior Learning

eta College offers courses to equip students who wish to embark on careers in sports management, coaching, personal training, sports conditioning and much more. Heres what you need to know about their Recognition of Prior Learning Option.

If you’re interested in pursuing a career in sport or fitness, eta College is the place for you. eta is one of the only South African based sports colleges which helps local and international students pursue a wide range of qualifications in internationally recognised fitness, management and coaching science qualifications.

What is RPL?

If you’re interested in pursuing a career in sport or fitness, eta College is the place for you. eta is one of the only South African based sports colleges which helps local and international students pursue a wide range of qualifications in internationally recognised fitness, management and coaching science qualifications.

RPL Option Offered Through eta Online

This is for students have completed learning through other official or unofficial means and require assessment of their current skills in order to achieve a qualification. These students may have learned skills in the workplace or may have achieved a mixture of formal and workplace learning but have not received any form of formal qualifications.

What Do You Need To Do?

You will need to submit evidence of your prior learned knowledge, skills and abilities in a portfolio which are assessed against a qualification’s assessment criteria. If your evidence does not meet all the criteria of the qualification, you may also be required to complete some learning. Studies can be completed through eta Online.

How Do You Apply?

 All RPL candidates must complete the RPL Checklist and apply online for their RPL course.

Why Is RPL Beneficial?

eta College can assess students against the assessment criteria of the fitness or coaching science qualifications. This means that RPL provides a time and cost-effective alternative for those who have the knowledge and skills needed to pursue a career in sport.  Therefore, they do not need to attend a course in order to qualify. This candidate would simply have to provide evidence, in the form of a portfolio, of their knowledge according to a certain criterion that eta College provides in the above categories. Hassle free!

What are the Outcomes of RPL and What Opportunities Do You Have?

 eta College allows candidates to further their careers in sport and fitness depending on what they hope to achieve. This means that the candidate is able to pursue their dreams in sports management, sports coaching, project management, personal training, sports conditioning and in becoming an exercise specialist. Candidates can do this through a qualification workshop for CPD points or building blocks towards higher learning. The eta fitness qualifications are recognised by REPS; an international register of exercise professionals.

How Can You Apply at eta?

  • Candidates looking to apply to eta Online (in order to study online) can use this online form
  • Candidates looking to apply to an RPL category:

              Tel: 021 671 3054
              Cell: 082 492 3918
              Email: paul@etasa.co.za

If RPL is not for you and you are interested in studying at one of eta’s campuses contact eta directly.

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Let them know you’re interested!

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eta College recognises that not all students have studied in the same way and achieving your dreams for pursuing a career in sport or fitness can be difficult without the required qualifications. RPL  is there to bridge this gap. If you find yourself at a loss in your studies, consider eta college and what they can do to help you achieve your dreams.

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