Course: BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Sport

Department: Sport

Type: 16+

Duration: One year

The Course

This programme is an excellent introduction to the sport and recreation industry, allowing students to gain practical experience and take part in a range of activities and enrichment opportunities. The qualification prepares students for employment and is suitable for anyone wanting to launch a career in sport. One of the most popular aspects of the course is that students have the chance to participate in sports such as football, rugby, hockey and kayaking.

What You Study

  • Practical sports
  • Injury in sport
  • Employment in sport
  • Work experience and employability skills
  • English and Maths, as required.

How To Apply

Application is through our online application form, by calling 0800 731 82 81 or by the Common Application Process (CAP).

Entry Requirements

Four GCSEs at grade D or 3, preferably including English and Maths, or a related Level 1 qualification. One satisfactory reference is also needed.

Leia Cole

BTEC Level 3 in Sport (Coaching, Development and Fitness)

“You get all the support you need here. The sports facilities are all excellent, as are the coaches. I definitely want to work in the sporting industry now.”