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BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Sport - Futsal at HCT's Education Academy

Course description

The Level 2 Futsal and Education Programme is a specialist work related course built around the
BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Sport and builds knowledge of practical sports performance, training
and personal fitness, running sports events and sport community volunteering. This course
particularly suits those wanting to enter employment and/or further study in the sport and active
leisure sector as you will gain valuable work experience, continue to study English and Maths
and complete a Level 1 award in Football Coaching.
Alongside the academic aspect of the course, you will also become a player and a scholar
within a professional football club and compete within the Football League Trust’s Futsal League
competing at the best arenas across the country.

Course content

The course is made up of 13 units and looks at a variety of different areas of sport including:
  • Fitness for Sport & Exercise
  • Practical Sports Performance
  • Designing Exercise Programmes
  • Running a Sports Event
  • The Sport & Active Leisure Industry
  • The Provision of Sport & Active Leisure
The Level 1 award for Coaching Football will be completed during your course which will look
great on your CV when applying for employment and/or further study.
Functional Skills English & Maths will also be delivered alongside your sports studies.

Entry requirements

2 GCSE's or equivalent at grade D or above.


Most units are assessed through assignments which are submitted via the interactive learning platform in a variety of formats; these include written reports, posters, practical sports, demonstrations, group tasks, interviews, practical coaching, presentations, work experience, projects, performance observation and time-constrained assessments.
Two of the core units are assessed using an on screen test that will be completed under exam conditions.

Future opportunities

The BTEC qualifications in Sport have been developed to meet employer needs in the sport and active leisure sector and to give full-time learners the opportunity to enter employment in this sector or to progress to further education.
In particular this course prepares students for the Football League Trust Level 3 Education and Football Programme as well as employment in the sport and active leisure industry.

Further information

Contact the Education Academy on 01484 484 155 or e-mail for info.


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How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact HCT's Education Academy directly.

Last updated date: 10 November 2014
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    • The Education Academy based at The Zone HCT are offering individuals aged 16 to 18 years old, both male and female, the opportunity to gain a BTEC Level 1, 2 or 3 by joining the Football League Trust Education and Futsal Programme or a BTEC National in Dance.

      The Zone HCT (Huddersfield Community Trust) is a lesiure facility adjacent to the John Smith's Stadium, home of Huddersfield Town and Huddersfield Giants.