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Sport BTEC Level 3 Block A at Homewood School and Sixth Form Centre

Course description

With BTEC Nationals in Sport, you have the flexibility to choose the right course to support your progression at every stage in your study programme. In addition to the core suite of Sport courses. You will also have the opportunity to study a qualification in fitness services. This new specialist course includes a core of mandatory content plus a range of bespoke units to equip you with the skills you need in the workplace, or on specialist higher education courses.

Extended Certificate: 2 years Units Assessed through 1. Anatomy and Physiology Written exam 2. Fitness Training and Programming for Health, Sport and well-being Task set and marked externally 3. Professional Development in the Sports Industry Assignment set and marked internally 4. Application of Fitness Testing OR Practical Sport Performance Assignment set and marked internally.

Entry requirements

5 GCSE or equivalent grades at 4 or above including a minimum of grade 4 at GCSE PE or Merit in Sport BTEC level 2.

Future opportunities

This course would complement a related GCE or other qualification to prepare for further education in other areas of sport such as related degree programmes. With further training you could go into employment related to sport such as a sports coach, fitness trainer or gym instructor. The level 3 BTEC is a recognised qualification that will help develop the knowledge, skills and understanding that many employers across the various realms of sport, physical activity and the health and exercise sectors value highly.

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: 16 November 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years