Sports Development, Coaching and Fitness - BTEC Level 3 National Ext Cert - 2 years (1 A Level)

Leisure, Travel and Tourism

Leisure, Travel and Tourism
Leisure, Travel and Tourism
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code LP41
Qualification Type National Extended Certificate (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


You will cover topics like anatomy, fitness testing, sports leadership, and sports psychology. Throughout the course you will be involved in both theoretical and practical work. You will explore sports development and become involved in community sports and organise events such as coaching sessions for school children. 


Projects and assignments are designed so that you find out what it is really like to work in the industry. You will also have the opportunity to gain additional qualifications such as First Aid, Fitness Instructors qualification plus more.

Additionally, you will get amazing opportunities to visit universities and get a clear insight into the vast range of career opportunities within sports. The course allows you to explore all aspects of sports and will give you the knowledge and skills necessary to have a career in sports 

How will it be delivered?

Examinations, practical projects, assignments + presentations.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at grade 4-9 (A*-C) including English + Maths

Your next steps...

Students from this course have gone on to university to study sports coaching, sports science, sport psychology, sport journalism, fitness and wellbeing, PE teaching, sports therapy and leisure management, sport development as well as employment in the sports and leisure industries.  Students have also gone on to study non-sport related courses which we would be happy to discuss with you.