Sport Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate and Diploma

The Level 2 in Sport is a vocational, specific qualification which offers students an opportunity to study sport in the context of the exercise and fitness industry. The course includes a variety of sport-related modules and the chance to gain a range of additional qualifications such as sports coaching and first aid as well as literacy and numeracy. The course is equivalent to 2/4 GCSEs (4 – 9 level) and prepares students for employment in the sports sector or progression onto higher level courses.

Core units include:

  • Practical sport
  • Anatomy and Physiology for sport

Specialist units include:

  • Fitness testing and training
  • Development of personal fitness
  • Lifestyle and the sports performer
  • Effects of exercise on the body systems
  • Injury in sport
  • Planning and Leading sports activities