Level 2 - Sports Industry Skills

Leisure, Travel and Tourism

Leisure, Travel and Tourism
Leisure, Travel and Tourism

What will you be working towards?

Code W14SPL2SPO101
Qualification Type National Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


Health and fitness is a growing industry with over 7000 exercise facilities and gyms currently within the UK. Collectively these serve over 10million gym members each year.

This qualification will provide you with the necessary skills such as; transferable workplace skills, communication and the ability to work within different teams, which have been deemed as essential for gaining employment within the sector. Not only would you be looking into the theoretical underpinning as to the work that goes on behind the scenes but also going out into the community to deliver sporting sessions

The qualification provides the knowledge and develops the skills and application required for professional accreditation for employment such as ‘Children’s Sports Activity Lead’ as well as a route onto our Level 3 course within Sport and Fitness


You will study a range of topics including:
  • Working in the sport and active leisure industry
  • Physical and Sports Education in School and Community Settings
  • Sports Leadership
  • Working as a Sports Leader

How will it be delivered?

Your course assessments may include:
  • Portfolio of evidence
  • Assignments
  • Work placement assessment
  • Practical Assessments

Your next steps...

For learners who want to progress directly to self employment in the health and fitness sector as a personal trainer. Additionally, the breadth of optional content in the qualification allows learners to widen their opportunities to progress to a number of different higher-education courses