OCR Level 2 Diploma in Sport

Overview

The Diploma will provide you with the opportunity to gain foundation knowledge and understanding in sports and fitness.

Practical sessions form an important aspect of the course enabling you to develop skills that are needed to work in leisure centres, sports retail outlets and activity centres. Your theoretical study will cover a wide variety of subjects, enhancing understanding of your physical performance and preparing you for further study. This will include areas such as fitness testing and development, anatomy and physiology, effects of exercise on the body, planning and leading sport
activities and injury in sport.

Qualification
OCR Level 2 Diploma in Sport

Duration
One year

Progression
Progression routes shown are dependent on successful completion of qualifications and meeting entry criteria.
Study options may include:
• BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Sport
• BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Public
Uniformed Services
Employment options may include:
• Leisure Centre Attendant
• Assistant Fitness Instructor
• Assistant Coach

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• Sport Level 3

Course Costs
Please note that any costs shown here are subject to change and that there may be additional material costs for your course.
There are various bursaries available to support eligible students with course-related costs.

Aged 16-18 years
There are no tuition or exam fees

Aged 19 or over (at the start of the course)
Tuition Fee £945 | Registration/Exam Fee £160

What does this subject include?

Units you will cover include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Practical Sport
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Fitness Testing

What is the structure of the course?

The Diploma will provide you with the opportunity to gain foundation knowledge and understanding in sports and fitness. Practical sessions form an important aspect of the course enabling you to develop skills that are needed to work in leisure centres, sports retail outlets and activity centres.

Assessment is continuous and industry related, with assignments, projects and practical work. All full-time students are required to study maths and English at the appropriate level.

What are the entry requirements?

  • Four GCSE passes at grade 3 or above or a BTEC Level 1 Certificate or equivalent
  • Successful interview and initial assessment
  • You will need to demonstrate an enthusiasm for this subject area

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