Sport and Fitness

Level 2 Diploma in Sport: Fitness and Exercise
Course Title
Level 2 Diploma in Sport: Fitness and Exercise
Course Code
Mode of Study
Entry Requirements
3 GCSEs (A*-D/9-3), or successful completion of a relevant Level 1 programme.
Leads on to
The Extended Certificate is equivalent to 3 GCSE’s. This means that students can either use the qualification to find employment in the Sports industry or continue their education. The options for continued study are BTEC National Diploma, CYQ Personal Trainer Award or L3 Sports Therapy. Successful students will have the opportunity to work within local leisure facilities, sports development and health and fitness facilities at an appropriate level.
The sport and leisure sector provides the first step on the career ladder for many young people. If you’re looking to kick start your future in this industry and have a real desire to succeed, then this is the course for you. You will study
Fitness for sport
Practical sports performance
The mind and sports performance
Training for personal fitness
Anatomy and physiology
Carrying out a sports-related project