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Sport and Physical Activity Level 3 Technical Extended Certiicate at St Cuthbert Mayne School

Course description

The Extended Certificate in Sport and Physical Activity is equivalent to one A Level and carries a maximum of 120 UCAS points.  The course provides learners with the opportunity through applied learning to develop the core specialist knowledge, skills and understanding required in the sport and physical activity sector.

Entry requirements

5 A* - C GCSE Grades

PE GCSE Grade 5 or above

BTEC Level 2 Sport Award – Merit or Distinction


The Extended Certificate is designed to develop and enhance understanding and application of three mandatory units; Body systems and how it is affected by physical activity, Sport coaching and activity leadership and Sports organisation and development.

Students will be assessed by two externally examined units and three centre-assessed coursework units moderated by OCR over two years.

Future opportunities

Sports Coaching, Leisure Management, Fitness Instructing, PE Teaching, Sports Administrator.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Cuthbert Mayne School directly.

Last updated date: 17 March 2017

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