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Sport and Exercise Science BTEC Level 3 at The Petchey Academy

Course description

The Pearson BTEC National Extended Certificate in Sport is an Applied General qualification for post-16 learners who want to continue their education through applied learning and who aim to progress to higher education and ultimately to employment in the sport sector.

You will study three mandatory units:
- Unit 1: Anatomy and Physiology
- Unit 2: Fitness Training and Programming for Health, Sport and Well-being
- Unit 3: Professional Development in the Sports Industry. Learners will also complete one optional unit from a range which has been designed to support choices in progression to sport courses in higher education, and to link with relevant occupational areas

Future opportunities

You will be provided with the knowledge and practical skills required to work in or study at higher levels in the fields of Physiotherapy, Nutritionist, Sports Massage, Sports Medicine, Biomechanics, PE Teaching, Sports Development, Fitness Industry, Sport Infrastructure, Sports Law, Finance in Sport, Journalism, Coaching, Photography, Events Management and Sports Psychology.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Petchey Academy directly.

Last updated date: 04 April 2017
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