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Level 2 Sport at Newton Rigg College

Course description

The one year course combines academic sporting qualifications with practical skills development, coaching and competitive fixtures and is designed for students wishing to develop a comprehensive overview of the sports industry with a specific focus on the game. Students will work daily on their fitness and ball skills, gaining knowledge of key issues in sport.

Course content

Course Themes:

• Fitness for sport and exercise • Leading sports activities • Anatomy and physiology • Running a sports event • The sports and active leisure industry • Appropriate training relevant to the individual • English and maths

Entry requirements

Usually at least 4 GCSEs at grade E or above including Maths and English (with Science desirable). Alternatively a suitable level 1 vocational qualification with English and Maths at Level 1

Financial information

For financial information please contact 01768 893400 or email

Future opportunities

Further Study:

Level 3 Diploma Sport Development, Coaching

and Fitness


Fitness Instructor, Leisure and Recreation Assistant,

Sports Coach, Armed Forces, Sports Retail or Sports


Further information
Telephone: 01768 893400


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Newton Rigg College directly.

Last updated date: 29 September 2015
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