Level 2 BTEC in Sport

Over a one year course you will develop a range of skills in the areas of leadership, communication, anatomy and fitness. Many students who enjoy and successfully complete this course progress onto the L3 Sports Development, Fitness and Coaching course.

  • Course Information
    • Course Code
    • Attendance Pattern
    • Course Level
      Level 2
    • Study Mode
      Full Time
    • Course Location
      Langdale Road, Leyland
    • Age Group
      School Leavers (16-18)
    • Course Duration
      1 year
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  • Overview

    This course is aimed at students who wish to progress to study Sport, PE Teaching, Sports Therapy or Sports Coaching, or alternatively go in to employment. Students are taught by a wide range of exceptionally qualified staff, including professional and semi-professional athletes, who have worked in elite level sport. Study areas include:

    • Anatomy and Physiology
    • Fitness for Sport & Exercise
    • Lifestyle & Wellbeing
    • Leading Sports Activities
    • The Mind & Sports Performance
    • Practical Sport
    • Training & Fitness
    • Sports Injuries
  • Entry Requirements

    For our pre-Advanced courses our entry requirements are usually a minimum of 4x Grade D/Level 3 including English and Maths.
    Please note that any student not achieving a Level 4 in GCSE Maths/English will resit these GCSEs alongside their main college course/s.

    Some courses and subjects will have additional specific entry requirements or require DBS clearance to undertake placements. Information about this can be found on the Apply Portal, and on your offer letter which you will receive after your interview.

  • How will I be assessed?

    Assessment methods are varied to meet the needs of all students and to ensure a wide variety of skills are developed. In sport we use a state-of-the-art online system to hand in and to mark student work. Ways that we assess include the following:

    • exams
    • reports
    • essays
    • presentations
    • interviews
    • practical/observation
  • Progression Pathway

    If you successfully complete this course and have an excellent attendance record you could progress in college, gain employment or an Apprenticeship.

  • National Careers Service

    For guidance about what careers subjects can lead on to please follow this link to the National Careers Service.