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Sport Courses
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This two-year course is equivalent to 3 A Levels and will enable you to enter a degree programme at university or employment in the sports and leisure industry. It covers anatomy, physiology, psychology, sports nutrition, sports coaching, fitness testing and individual exercise. There will be visits to sporting venues and centres of sporting excellence.

  • About the Course

    The course combines practical and academic study. You will complete 18 sports related vocational units over the two years.

    You will study:

    • Anatomy
    • Physiology
    • Psychology
    • Fitness testing
    • Sports development
    • Sports coaching
    • Fitness programming
    • Talent identification and analysis
    • Practical individual sports.

    There will be an additional 9 specialist units and you will study functional skills in English and maths.

    This course consists of the 90-credit Diploma in Year 1 followed by the Extended Diploma in Year 2.

  • Additional Costs

    Additional Fees

    £85 sports kit, textbook and local visits.

  • Entry Requirements
    At least 4 GCSEs at grades A*-C / grades 9-4, or a merit or distinction at Level 2 with functional skills in English and maths. If you need advice before you apply, please call 020 8326 2020 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • Progression

    A degree programme at university in a sports-related subject or employment in the sports and leisure industry.

  • Assessment Method

    All units are assessed via assignments. An overall grade for the qualification is awarded which has UCAS equivalency and is recognised by universities in the UK when establishing their entry requirements for higher education.

How to Apply

Please click the apply now button and fill out the online application form. An adviser will be in touch regarding interview dates.


Course Info

Courses for 16-18 years

Full Time

Level 3

Location Isleworth

Start Date 02/09/2024

BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Sport


Hinay Dassani
Lecturer in Public Services

‘Being a former public service student myself I want to inspire and motivate students to emulate the same successes that this course enabled me to achieve’. ‘ I want to drive students to maximise their full potential and make them realise this is more than just a course.’

Hinay Dassani

Noah Amissah
L3 Brentford Elite Development Programme

Noah was awarded a soccer scholarship achieved through his footballing talent and willingness to succeed in the classroom.

Noah Amissah
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