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Level 3 Diploma in Sport at Henley College Coventry

Course description

If you not only enjoy taking part in sport but also have a real interest in fitness, nutrition and other areas affecting sports, then this course is for you. It is designed to equip individuals with the knowledge, understanding and skills required to succeed in employment within the sport and fitness industry.

You will be studying:

  • Sports development
  • Physiology of fitness
  • Fitness training and programming
  • Assessing risk in sport
  • Practical team sports
  • Principles of anatomy and physiology
  • Sports coaching
  • Fitness testing for sport and exercise
  • Plus nationally recognised Functional Skills qualifications

You  can take full advantage of the  sport and fitness facilities at  the Henley campus and will be assessed by practical application of skills, presentations, reports and case studies.

If you are intending to progress to University after college please note that the majority of Universities will expect a grade C English and maths GCSE and learners will need to consider this when applying for a level three course. We offer English and Maths GCSE retakes with specific entry requirements.

This qualification is the equivalent to three A Levels and therefore enables access to Higher Education. Alternatively, you may seek employment as this qualification is highly regarded by employers in the sport and exercise industry.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs grade A-C to include at least one grade C in maths or English and one additional grade C from either English, maths ,Science or PE, or a level 2 relevant qualification (overall merit profile) and full level two maths or English. All learners must be willing to take part in a range of practical sport and exercise sessions.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Henley College Coventry directly.

Last updated date: 30 October 2017
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