Level 3 National Foundation Diploma in Sports Coaching & Development (Yr 1)

Leisure, Travel and Tourism

Leisure, Travel and Tourism
Leisure, Travel and Tourism

What will you be working towards?

Code D14SPL3SPO101
Qualification Type National Foundation Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


Our Level 3 course in Sport provides industry skills and specialist knowledge of sport, nutrition, anatomy and physiology to support you into employment or further study in the industry. You will also have the opportunity to study additional qualifications such as coaching, fitness instructing and emergency first aid. This two-year course is equivalent to three full A-Levels.


  • Health, Wellbeing and Sport
  • Sports Coaching and Development
  • Research Project
  • Careers in the Sport and Active Leisure Industry
  • Sports Psychology
  • Anatomy and Physiology in Sport
  • Nutrition for Physical Performance
  • Fitness Testing and Training

How will it be delivered?

Your course assessments may include:
  • Assignments
  • Coursework
  • Practical assessments.

Your next steps...

Upon successful completion of this course, you will have the opportunity to progress on to a Foundation Degree in Sport Science, the BSc (Hons) in Sport Science, other university-level study or a sport or fitness related apprenticeship.