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Sport BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at St Vincent College

Course description

This course is for those who love their sport and want to study it at higher level. It is equivalent to 3 A Levels and will be your full timetable as it alos include CSL (Community Sports Leadership) and First Aid. During year 2 you will be able to specialise in either Coaching or Fitness Instructing. Throughout this course you will be fully involved in helping organise and run a variety of festivals and sporting events. 

Course content

Units include:

  • Fitness Training and Programming
  • Sports Coaching
  • Sports Massage
  • Leadership in Sport
  • Practical Sport
  • Outdoor and Adventurous Activities

Entry requirements

Five GCSEs at A*-C/Grade 5 and above.


The course is 100% coursework and is a mixture of practical and theory lessons.

Financial information

This course is highly valued by universities for those students who want to go onto Sports Therapy, Coaching, PE Teaching, Sports Development, Fitness Instructing, etc. If you know that you want a career in sports then this is the course for you. 

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 21 September 2016

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