Sport BTEC Extended Diploma
This course is designed to strengthen your skills and knowledge of the sports and fitness industry and is perfect if you are interested in progressing to employment or university. Throughout the course you will study 19 modules covering the sports and leisure industry, including anatomy and physiology, fitness training, nutrition, and psychology. You will develop your skills in coaching, training and first aid.
This is a two-year, full time course and is held on four days a week. Alongside your sports studies you can join either our football or cricket academy and participate in the National Colleges Leagues and Tournaments.
Other units you will study include: technical and tactical skills in sport, the athlete’s lifestyle, sports coaching, practical team sports, current issues in sport, exercise, health & lifestyle, instructing physical activity, exercise sports injuries, analysis of sports performance, rules & regulations & officiating in sport, and organising sports events.
What areas will I study?
Key areas of study include:
- Anatomy and physiology
- Training methods