Pearson BTEC Level 2 First Extended Certificate in Sport (Golf)


1 year

Entry Requirements

To be considered for this course, you will need 4 GCSE’s at A*/9‐ G/3

Recognised qualifications

  • Pearson BTEC Level 2 First Extended Certificate in Sport – worth up to 3 GCSE’s, and will facilitate entrance to Level 3 study or progression to employment.
  • GCSE English and/or Maths ‐ For those who just miss out on a C grade in English and/or Mathematics, we provide tuition to retake these all important qualifications. Essential for those that want to move on to University.
  • Functional skills level 2 in English and/or Maths – For those that missed out on GCSE English and/or Mathematics, functional skills may be the best route for progression.

The curriculum

The NQF Level 2 BTEC Firsts in Sport is traditionally made up of a series of units. During the course you will cover the following subjects:

  • Fitness for Sport & Exercise
  • Practical Sports Performance
  • The Mind & Sports Performance
  • The Sports Performer in Action
  • Training for Personal Fitness
  • Leading Sports Activities
  • Anatomy & physiology for Sports Performance
  • Promotion & Sponsorship in Sport
  • Profiling Sports Performance


School Leavers 16+

Course Type

Full time

Course duration

Two years

Start date



Free (16-18 year olds)

Entry requirements

Level 2 - 1 GCSE

Aged 16-24 and qualified below Level 3, not currently in employment & self-motivated and eager to learn

Course progression

Access to further education BTEC Level 3

Access to higher education HNC Level 4 & HND Level 5

Access to further/higher education, Apprenticeships or full time employment

Access to higher education. Progression into semi and professional sport

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Where you can study

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