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Development, Coaching and Fitness - BTEC Level 3 Diploma at The Coleshill School

Course description

Students who are naturally talented or seriously motivated in any aspect of sport. You will be able to explore your innate abilities through the practical components and hone your Coaching and leadership skills. This course can lead students into Sports Science or Sports Studies degrees, Physiotherapy, teaching, Coaching, Sports Development, careers on the leisure industry and uniformed services.

Course content

This BTEC qualification in Sport provides an introduction to the sector for learners looking to build a career in sport, within one of its occupational areas. These areas include careers in exercise and fitness, coaching and leadership, sports development and the outdoors. At the BTEC Diploma level, there are three specific specialist pathways to choose from:

  • Performance and Excellence
  • Development, Coaching and Fitness
  • Outdoor Adventure.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements to Level 3 BTEC courses are 5 A* to C grades at GCSE, including English and Maths.

Subject Specific

BTEC Level 2 Sport at a pass level or GCSE PE at ā€˜Cā€™ grade is desirable.


100% coursework.

Diploma ā€“ 13 units over 2 years 

(No written examinations)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Coleshill School directly.

Last updated date: 23 April 2015
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