First name: Danny
University: Southampton Solent University
Course: Fitness and Personal Training
Category: Physical sciences
Short introduction: My name is Danny Clifford and I study fitness and personal training at Southampton Solent University. I am interested in getting a placement within this sector as I believe practical application of my skills and knowledge will be beneficial to me in terms of kick starting my career within the fitness industry as well as acquire new information and experiences through placements.
Education, skills knowledge and experience: At GCSE, I achieved 2 A's in Physical Education and English Language, 5 B's in Geography, French, Maths, Core Science and Additional Science and 3 C's in Food Technology, English Literature and Religious Studies. At college within the first year I achieved a B grade in A-level Psychology (Not AS) and full marks (D*D*) in BTEC Sport and Exercise Science. In the second year of college I achieved D*D*D in Sport and Exercise Science BTEC.
I currently study Fitness and Personal Training at Southampton Solent University and I am in my first year.
Experience: I have had three jobs and one work placement within my working career. The first job I ever had and still have to this day is working in a Boatyard called Hobbs of Henley. My second job was at Tesco working as a personal shopper in the Dot Com department. My third and current job is a marketing assistant at The Gym in Shirley (Southampton). My work placement was in Henley Leisure Centre for two weeks.
Status: Not yet started