BTEC National Extended Certificate in Sport
Two units are exam based and are externally assessed.
Fitness training and programming
Principles of anatomy and physiology in sport
The physiology of fitness
Assessing risk in sport
Organising sports events
Outdoor and adventurous activities
English and maths
BCU Star Awards
First Aid Level 2 Sports Leaders qualification
Entry in the British Colleges' leagues
4 GCSEs at minimum grades 9-4 or A*-C, including English and maths OR Functional Skills at Level 2 OR First Diploma at Merit level. You will need a proven enthusiasm and experience in outdoor adventure. You will be required to complete a work placement.
Level 3 National Extended Diploma two year course, Fitness / Coaching degree, Higher Education, Apprenticeships
Career in sports and fitness industries, sports coach, personal trainer, dietician, fitness instructor, gym instructor, sports physio, leisure centre operator, health centre operator, outdoor instructor.