Sport BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate at Brimsham Green School
The course offered is a mixture of practical and theory and will give you the opportunity to complete assignments and activities based on vocational situations linked to working in a variety of sports related environments. It will give you a good feel for what it will be like to be at work in the sports industry as well as developing your communication, number, IT, time management and teamwork skills.
Year 12 & 13 (this is a two-year course only)
You will be assessed through ongoing assignments, an exam and practical coursework.
Mandatory Units GLH (guided learning hours)
Unit 1: Anatomy & Physiology 120
Unit 2: Fitness, Training and Programming for Health, Sport & Wellbeing 120
Unit 3: Professional Development in the Sports Industry 60
Optional Units (This is likely to be 1 from the following)
Unit 4: Sports Leadership 60
Unit 5: Application of Fitness Testing 60
Unit 6: Sports Psychology 60
Unit 7: Practical Sports Performance 60
The BTEC national award in Sport is a recognised route into higher education.
This qualification will enable you to progress to degree courses in associated areas, as well as teaching. You could, alternatively, go into employment in a sports related area, such as working in a sports or leisure centre or outdoor activity work with young people.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Brimsham Green School directly.