Sport OCR Cambridge Technical Certificate – Cambridge Technical Level 2 Extended Certificate/Diploma (2012 Suite)

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