This 1 year programme will provide a sound base from which you can progress on to the Level 3 (two year programme). Modules covered will include Fitness for Sport, Practical Sports Performance, Anatomy & Physiology for Sports performance, plus others to allow progression to the Level 3. As part of the programme learners will undertake Maths and English classes each week with a view to resitting their exams. Sessions will be a mixture of theory and practical lessons, and, wherever possible underpinning theory will also be demonstrated in a practical context.
At the conclusion of this programme of study, ideally learners will progress onto our Level 3 (equivalent to 3 A Levels) sport course. Career opportunities as part of this programme can lead to roles such as Leisure Assistant or Assistant, Sports Coach or become involved in the administration of sport and leisure.
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport
Equivalent to three A-Levels, our BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport provides you with the opportunity to work towards a vocational qualification for a career in the sport industry or to study further at university.
Our fully qualified tutors have more than 15 years’ teaching experience in addition to being FA licensed coaches. They combine innovative classroom learning with the practical experience of coaching with opportunities to represent the Nottingham Forest Football Development squad in Regional and National competitions.
Above all we ensure that our students develop their understanding through a first class education and within a professional football experience.
Students are expected to have met the entry requirements of the Level 3 course with 5 GCSE grades 9-4.