About this course
Our Level 2 BTEC Diploma in Sport (QCF) qualification has been specifically designed to give individuals a broad understanding of Sports Studies, whilst providing in depth knowledge into the importance of sport and exercise in modern society. Studying at our International Sports Campus in Cardiff, learners will be offered the chance to apply their skills and awareness in a practical sport setting, whilst also working towards other additional qualifications that will further improve their career prospects in the industry.
What you will study
This course is made up of a number of units, that are a mix of both theory and practical work.
The Level 2 Diploma units include:
- Fitness testing and training
- Sport development
- Awareness in sport
- Technical skills and tactical awareness in sport
You will be required to purchase moulded football boots before commencing this course, in order to take part in practical sessions, which is an essential part of the course. You may be eligible for support with these costs. Please contact us for further information.
Course fee per year
Registration Fee Payable on Enrolment: £0.00
4 GCSEs Grades A* - D. English Language and/or Maths (or equivalent) desirable or relevant Level 1 Diploma in Sport.
- The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18.
- Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities.
- Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect.
- Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice.
- Course fees are subject to change. Your fee will be confirmed prior to enrolment.
- All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print.
- Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers.
- Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Time of day
My highlight of the college has to been meeting people who have just as much of passion for sport as myself, and the facilities. I really enjoy the practical sessions that we do on the course, including the sport coaching, research methods and human anatomy.
Career prospects & further study
After completing this course you can go on to complete the full 2-year Extended Diploma. Many students progress onto courses at university, others go directly into employment. CAVC offers a HNC in Sport Coaching which if competed successfully leads on to a top up at Cardiff Metropolitan University to complete the full degree course.
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