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Sport - Level 2 Diploma at Easton & Otley College

Course description

This course is designed to provide a foundation in a broad range of skills required to work within the sports industry. Students will investigate a range of areas within sport and learn skills required to undertake employment within the sports industry.

Course content

  • Fitness testing and training
  • Sports Injury
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Planning and leading a sport activity
  • Nutrition for a sports performer
  • Sport and leisure facility operation
  • Practical Sport
  • Psychology for a sports performer
  • Lifestyle for a sports performer
  • Exercise and fitness instruction

Entry requirements

  • 4 GCSEs at Grades D-G (English Language at Grade D)
  • or NVQ Level plus 2 GCSEs Grade D-G
  • or Level 1 Qualification (DVS/ NPTC) plus 2 Level 1 Functional Skills.


Assessment is by means of assignments and the building of a portfolio of evidence.

Future opportunities

Normally dependent on the outcome/profile of Grades achieved, routes could be: 

  • Extended Diploma
  • Employment

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Easton & Otley College directly.

Last updated date: 11 April 2016

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    • The many excellent facilities at Easton & Otley College give you a once-in-lifetime opportunity to further your ambitions and help you get the very most from your time with us.

      Located seven miles west of Norwich, the campus is right next to the Royal Norfolk Showground and a mere stone’s throw from Longwater Business Park. Set in over 200 hectares of idyllic farmland and countryside, Easton is a picturesque part of the world to continue your education and enhance your prospects for the future.