Level 1 BTEC Diploma in Sport and Active Leisure

This Sport and Football BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Sport and Active Leisure is aimed at young people who wish to study sports and leisure in a professional vocational sports setting based at Leyton Orient Football Club and the Score Sports Complex.  Football students will receive 6 hours of coaching from Leyton Orient Trust as part of their enrichment programme. There will also be an opportunity to gain an FA Level 1 Coaching Qualification.

Entry Requirements:

  • 4 GCSEs at Grade E-G/1-2 including Maths and English
  • Other relevant qualifications or evidence of prior learning
  • Initial Assessment Minimum Entry 3 English and interview

 What will I study?

  • How the body works
  • Taking Part in Exercise and Fitness
  • Taking Part in Sport
  • Planning your own Fitness Program
  • Planning and Leading a Sports Activity
  • Assisting at a Sport/Active Leisure Event
  • Safe Learning in the Workplace
  • Job Opportunities/Working in Sport and Active Leisure
  • Carrying out an Individual Project/Working in a Team
  • Functional Skills English and Maths

How will I be assessed?

  • Practical skills
  • Fitness levels
  • Theory Internal Assessments

What next?

Employment within the Sports and Leisure industry, or progression to the NCFE Level 2 course.