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Sport BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate at Brompton Academy

Course description



The course is a specialist qualification that focuses on developing knowledge in a vocational area of sport. The level 3 extends knowledge by covering a range of different units of work ranging from anatomy and physiology to coaching in sport. The focus is at all points to give the learners vocational and practical areas of learning.

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Entry requirements

You will need to have achieved 5 A* - E GCSE's to include English and Maths (9-4 grade).  It is preferable to have achieved a GCSE/BTEC in related subject area.



The BTEC course is assessed at levels: Pass, Merit, Distinction and Distinction*. The course is a combination of two units, which are assignment-based units and two external assessments. Pearson marks both external assessments, and a grade is awarded. Learners must achieve in both external units at a pass grade or above. There is an exam and set task, which is an assessment through completion of a vocational task. This qualification is equivalent in size is one A levels. It has been designed as part of one/two-year programme.

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Future opportunities


Completion of the Extended Certificate qualification will give between 16 and 56 UCAS points, to be used to gain entry onto a degree course or entry into the workplace. The course also provides ideal for progression onto the Diploma in Sport


Further information

For further information, please contact Brompton Academy on 01634 852341

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 23 January 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years