Sport BTEC First (Level 2) Award

Sport BTEC First (Level 2) Award

Interested in sport? The BTEC First Award is a four-unit course that you can study alongside GCSEs or other BTEC Level 2 programmes. You will look at a range of topics such as fitness testing, training, sports leadership and practical sports performance.

Additional
An average overall GCSE grade of 3 based on best eight entries with at least two grade 4s.
Assessment
Three of the units are internally assessed through a range of activities such as written coursework and direct observation of skills. The fitness for sport and exercise unit is externally assessed using online tests. Each unit will be awarded a Pass, Merit, Distinction or Distinction*.
Progression
Across the college, approximately 60% of our Access students continue to level 3 courses in A Levels and BTEC Nationals. 30% of BTEC Sport students continue onto Level 3 Sport related courses such as the BTEC National Extended Diploma or Extended Certificate.