BTEC Sport courses offer you the opportunity to study modern, work-related qualifications, which open the doors to higher education and a successful career. These courses are designed with clear progression routes by building high level skills and developing independent research as well as study skills.
With two different options to study either the single or double award, both learning and units are tailored to suit your needs and interests within Sport. Mandatory units include Anatomy and Physiology, which looks at the body and the demands exercise places upon it, and Fitness and Training, allowing you to build an understanding of how to improve health and fitness.
Pearson BTEC Edexcel
3 mandatory units and 1 optional unit over 2 years
6 Mandatory units and 3 optional units over 2 years
Units are assessed separately using one of the three assessment methods, which are:
Studying a BTEC National in Sport allows progression to a wide range of sports-related courses in higher education. It can also open doors to careers in the Sports and Leisure industries, such as Personal training, fitness/leisure centre management, sports coaching and many more.