BTEC Level 2 Sport
The BTEC Level 2 Sport course has been designed specifically to give you a range of skills and techniques essential for working in the sport and leisure sector and for progression to related Level 3 courses.
Learners will study towards a BTEC Certificate in Sport, and have the potential to progress to Level 3 Sport or Sport Science courses with attainment of a minimum of a merit overall, and sufficient improvement and achievement in English and maths as
well as excellent behaviour, punctuation and attendance to all parts of your study programme!
Possible Progression Options
- Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport
- Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport and Exercise Sciences
Your study programme will include English, maths, PSHE and tutorial sessions as well as the vocational sport lessons.
The sport lessons involve a mix of demanding practical tasks and written work that will give you a good foundation on career opportunities and the preparation needed for the work place and / or progression to Level 3 Sport or Sports Science courses here at the college. You will complete a range of assessments for each unit including internal and external testing, practical assessments, presentations and course work.
Units of study include:
- Fitness for Sport & Exercise
- Leading sports activities
- Running a sports event
- Practical Sports Performance
- Anatomy and physiology for sports performance
- The mind and sports performance
You will take part in a range of team and individual sports throughout the academic year.
There will be externally assessed examinations.
4 GCSEs grade 3 and above, including Maths and English.
Possible Career Options
- Fitness instructor
- Sport coach
- Leisure centre attendant