Are you passionate about a future career in the sports industry? Could you see yourself coaching others, or moving on to a Level 3 programme? Then our challenging programme of study will help you to succeed in this rewarding industry.

Grade 3 within GCSE Single or Combined Science grades. Standard requirements for Level 2 Extended Certificate also apply.

This course will see you studying topics that help develop the knowledge, understanding and practical skills you will need to succeed in the sporting industry. Some of the topics you will study include:

• Practical sports performance

• The mind and sports performance

• Performance in action

• Training for personal fitness and leading sports activity

• Injury and the sports performer

Over this one year course you will study a wide range of units and enjoy trips such as to Lazerquest. You will enjoy completing your assignments in our state of the art facilities including Sports Barn, Fitness Lab, Fitness Suite and Sports Hall.

How assessed

This qualification includes both internal and external assessment, including an exam for two of the units. Your assignments are awarded a pass, merit or distinction grade with a final double grade at the end of the course.

 

Upon completion this qualification prepares you for Level 3 study and is also a stepping stone to employment in the industry.

Do you have any questions?

If there is anything you would still like to know about this course, please don’t hesitate to ask us.