BTEC First in Sport Level 2
The Sport course will provide you with the key skills required to work in the Sports industry, with the opportunity to develop your interests, confidence and skills in the concepts and principles related to the world of sport. This will enable you to have an understanding of how organisations in sport operate.
The BTEC Level 2 in Sport has been developed to give a stimulating and engaging introduction into the sport industry. This is achievable through practical participation and performance in a range of sports, exercise, and health-related fitness activities. It allows you to become familiar with the language, skills and processes required to work in the sports and leisure industry.
The course will involve educational visits to relevant sports organisations, museums and exhibitions and you will also receive advice and guidance from visiting professionals. You will also be required to work collaboratively on extra-curricular projects with other groups from the College.
This course gives learners the opportunity to progress to other vocational qualifications, such as the BTEC Level 3 in Sport or Sport and Exercise Sciences, or on to AS or A level. University degrees include Sport Science, Football Studies and Physiology. Employment in the Sport and Active Leisure sector is varied and includes professional sport, personal training, physiotherapy and sports science.