Level One BTEC Diploma in an Introduction to Sport

This course provides a basic introduction to working in the sector and offers opportunities for accessing further study, such as the Level Two BTEC Extended Certificate in Sport. It is a practical and work-related course.

What will I study?

You will complete a number of units which are chosen from the following:

  • Taking part in sport
  • Improving your fitness
  • Risks and hazards in sport and active leisure
  • How the body works
  • Planning your own fitness programme
  • Working in sport and active leisure
  • Job opportunities in sport and active leisure
  • Self-assessment
  • Career progression

How will I be assessed?

This course is assessed practically and through written coursework. Coursework and practical assessments are based on realistic workplace situations.

Entry requirements

  • A minimum of two GCSEs
  • Or Skills for Life qualification
  • Or entry level three qualification

What next?

This course will enable entry to the Level Two BTEC Extended Certificate in Sport or Level Two BTEC Extended Certificate in Public Services and will give you an insight into knowledge of the sport and leisure industry.

Additional information

All study programmes contain English and maths elements.

You will undertake work experience as part of this programme

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Higher Education Apprenticeship Guide Full-time Course Guide Free Distance Learning Courses Autumn Part-time Course Guide 2022