November Open Days

Sport Staff

John-Paul Akehurst


A lecturer of the Sports Faculty who delivers across levels 1 -5 of BTEC. He studied an undergrad BSc in Sport and Exercise Science at Nottingham Trent University and graduated with a (2:1 Hons). This degree gave him a vested interest in the biomechanics of the human body, and led to studying his post grad
Masters in Sports Biomechanics of Loughborough University. Vocationally he has obtained a Level 3 Personal Trainer and Assessors qualification. He still is part of a company who are one of the fitness industry leaders in delivering courses to qualify the future generation of fitness instructors and personal trainers. Being a part of this industry means he is able to apply the underlying theory to the delivery of the topics and relate it directly to the vocational application of the subject.