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Sport BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate

Through this BTEC course you will learn independently through completing projects, tasks and assignments that are realistic to the work place within the sports industry. You will develop skills such as ICT skills, problem solving, working with others, independent learning, organisational skills and meeting deadlines, all of which are essential qualities for successful performance in working life.

Exam Board:  Edexcel

Entry Requirements

Grade 4 in GCSEs in English and Maths.

Future Opportunities

This qualification will enable you to access a wide range of courses related to the sports industry in higher education Related jobs: Sports Centre/Leisure Centre Sports Coaching Sports Development Outdoor and Activity Centres.

University and Higher Education: This course could lead to degrees or BTEC Higher National Diplomas in Sports Studies Leisure Management Teacher Training.

BTEC qualifications also provide learners with the opportunity to develop a range of techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working life, especially with the leisure industry.

Read It / Watch It

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Course Content & Assessment

Course Content

Anatomy and Physiology, Fitness training and programming for health, sport and well being, Professional development in the sports industry and Sports leadership.


The course consists of 4 units one of which is an exam (Anatomy and Physiology) and another which is externally assessed piece of work. All other units are internally assessed through assignments, projects, small tasks and presentations.

PE Department

Joint Subject Leader Mr C Curry
Joint Subject Leader Miss L Sandy
Assistant Subject Leader Mr D Wilson
Lead Teacher of Tech Award Miss C Williams
  Mr N Barlow - Assistant Headteacher
  Miss H Jarvis
  Mr D Redwood
PE Technician Mr S Hudson
Subject Documents Date  
READ IT 14th Mar 2024 Download
WATCH IT 14th Mar 2024 Download
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