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Sport:Level 2 at Suffolk New College

Course description

Students will have the opportunity to experience both practical and theory lessons utilizing the College’s fantastic facilities and taught by experienced and enthusiastic industry professionals. In recent years, students have had the opportunity to plan, deliver and coach sports events such as badminton, volleyball, football, basketball, fitness training at a local Gym. There are also visits to the Local Gymnastics Centre to learn practical skills in a new environment.

Students will need to study Maths and English, if you have not achieved a grade C or grade 4 or above.

Course content

All students who have not achieved a grade C or above in GCSE English or Maths or both will need to study an English or/and Maths qualification alongside their chosen main qualification.

Whilst studying on any of the sports courses at the college learners are given the opportunity to represent the successful college Sports teams such as Basketball, Football, Rugby, Badminton, Athletics, Golf, Trampolining and many more. Students representing the college will often travel to venues around the country to participate in high level sporting events.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at grade D or grade 3, including English Language or successful completion of BTEC Level 1 Sport/UPS and Level 1 Functional skills in English (or their equivalent).

Financial information

Tuition Costs 

No tuition fees are payable for students aged 16 – 18 on 31 August 2017. For all students aged 19+ please visit our website Details regarding fee remission and Advanced Learning Loans can also be found at the above website.

Additional Costs

Students benefit from trips that support educational attainment in year and these cost £30, which is payable at enrolment.

Future opportunities

83% of students progressed to further study, and 17% securing apprenticeships or employment. It is expected this will provide students with entry into the sports industry with the additional options of progressing onto our Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport to further your education and training.

Further information

How Do I Apply

Come along to one of our open events and apply there, or online at

Support for You

Student support contact or 01473 382 738 or email

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Suffolk New College directly.

Last updated date: 14 February 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Course code: TSF92F0
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