BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Sport

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 KECG02
Qualification Type National Award (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


Course Description

A broad basis of study for the sport sector. This qualification is designed to support progression to higher education when

taken as part of a programme of study that includes other appropriate BTEC Nationals or A Levels.

Further Information about our courses including results

Previously Outstanding results on the old specification with majority of students achieving Distinction/Distinction*. This is the first cohort going through on the new specification.


Course Content and Teaching Units

• Unit 1 – Anatomy and Physiology

• Unit 2 – Fitness, Training and Programming for Health, Sport and Well-being

• Unit 3 – Professional Development in the Sports Industry

• Unit 5 – Application of Fitness Testing












How will it be delivered?

• Unit 1 – Exam – externally marked

• Unit 2 – Controlled Assessment – externally marked

• Unit 3 – Coursework – internally marked

• Unit 5 – Coursework – internally marked

Entry requirements

The PE department will review any applicant but may not accept an applicant if the following requirements are not met:

• Grade 4 or above in GCSE/PE or Merit in BTEC Level 2 Sport 

• Grade 5 in Science advisable

Each case looked at on individual basis. 

Your next steps...

The course will lay the foundation for further study of sport or related subjects in higher education.

Possible careers include: PE Teacher, Sports Coaching, Sports Development plus many positions within the Fitness, Sport and Leisure Industries.