Level 3 BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Sport

This course is designed for 16-19. This qualification will allow you to study sports and leisure in a professional vocational sports setting based at Leyton Orient Football Club and the Score Sports Complex.

This Diploma is designed to equip you with the necessary skills for a career within the Sports Industry.

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 4 (C) or above including English and Maths Grade 3 (D) or above

  • Merit in a relevant Level 2 qualification

  • Initial Assessment Minimum Level 1 English/Maths

What will I study?

  • Principles of Anatomy and Physiology

  • Physiology of Fitness

  • Fitness Testing for Sport and Exercise

  • Sports Coaching

  • Practical Individual Sport

  • Sports Development

  • Assessing Risk in Sports

How will I be assessed?

  • Practical skills

  • Fitness levels

  • Theory internal assessment

 Progression opportunities

This course will lead to employment within the Sports and Leisure industry, progression to the Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma in Sport or Level 3 Sports Apprenticeship.

How to apply

To apply online for this course visit the course page on the Waltham Forest College Website. To find out more about the application process or to download the application form, visit the Waltham Forest College website.