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Sport Level 2 Diploma at Reaseheath College

Course description

This popular course has been developed to help you kick start your career in the sport industry.

By studying and taking part in a variety of sports, you’ll learn to lead teams and explore the science of sport to help build your practical skills and technical knowledge.

A good proportion of teaching is delivered through practical elements such as football, volleyball and specialist gym sessions.

You will gain:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Sport
  • Functional Skills or GCSE in English and Maths depending on previous qualifications

Course content

  • Fitness for sport and exercise
  • Practical sports performance
  • The mind and sports performance
  • The sports performer in action
  • Training for personal fitness
  • Leading sports activities
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Injury and the sports performer
  • Running a sports event
  • Carrying out a sports related project
  • Designing exercise programmes
  • Work experience in sport
  • You will have the opportunity to work towards additional qualifications
  • Functional Skills or GCSE in English and Maths depending on previous qualifications

Entry requirements

  • 4 GCSEs at grades D or above including English and Maths, or
  • Foundation Level 1 in Sports and Adventure Sports

Future opportunities

Course options after this programme

  • Level 3 course in Sports or Adventure Sports

Career options

  • Working in leisure centres, sports shops and gyms

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Reaseheath College directly.

Last updated date: 13 September 2016

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    • You will be studying in the beautiful, rural setting of Cheshire, one mile from the market town of Nantwich with good connections to Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool and Chester. 

      The Reaseheath campus itself is small enough to retain its friendly, family atmosphere, but large enough for you to be able to mix with lots of groups of students. 

      Our front lawn is great to sit out on during the summer and the College lake has much wildlife to watch. 

      Over the past few years we have invested over £50 million in our campus to give you the best possible environment for learning. 

      A further £30 million investment is planned for the campus including a £6 million advanced agricultural technology and engineering facility, new halls of residence and new sporting facilities.