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Sport City and Guilds Level 2 Diploma at North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College

Course description

This one year programme is designed as an introduction for those who want to gain a qualification that will enable them to pursue a career in many areas of sport or into higher level qualifications.

Course content

The course is composed of: Participating in Sport; Health, safety and welfare in sport and active leisure; Safeguarding and protecting children and young people in sport and active leisure; Sport facility operations; Injuries in sport; Sport and society; Factors affecting participation in sport and physical activity; Physical preperation for sports performance; Working with disabilities in sport and active leisure, and Event organisationin a sport and active leisure environment.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at grade D or above or BTEC Level 1 or Level 2 Diploma in Sport


This is a full-time programme, which consists of continuously assessed units, using written assignment, projects and presentations completed individually or in teams. In addition, there may be opportunities to play for College sports teams.

Financial information

You will require a sports kit to take part in physical activity.

We offer a bursary that students can apply for help with costs that are associated with a course. This could be help with the cost of travel, books, materials, equipment, uniforms, childcare and examination and registration fees. To find out more about bursaries available at the College, please speak to Customer Services.

Future opportunities

After successful completion you may progress onto the BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Sport (subject to relevant progression criteria) or other Level 3 qualifications or employment in the industry.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 04 October 2017
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    • Located in South Wigston, our £43million college campus has everything you need all in one place!

      • Purpose-built Engineering facility
      • Construction Workshops
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      • Gym
      • Eating Place, including an onsite Costa Coffee
      • Library
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      • Multi-faith room
      • Student Lounge

      Subjects available to study include:

      • Apprenticeships
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      To find out more about South Leicestershire College:

      0116 264 3535