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Level 3 BTEC Sport Extended Diploma (2 year)          Level 2 OCR Extended Certificate
        Students who study this course typically progress to   The OCR Extended Certificate allows students the
        university, gain scholarships in America or progress to   opportunity to gain academic and practical skills. Students
        apprenticeships. Students also utilise their skills through   typically follow seven sport related units and are assessed
        volunteer or paid coaching sessions. In addition to this   through a variety of theory and practical work.
        our player performance pathway allows students the    Typical units include:
        opportunity to play semi-professional football or be
        scouted for professional clubs or scholarships.       •   Organising sport events
        The Level 3 BTEC sport programme allows you to achieve   •   Practical sports
        first-class qualifications through classroom and vocational   •   Health and exercise
        learning, whilst building your independence and gaining
        valuable practical experience in the sport and leisure   •   Social issues in sport
        industry. The Diploma is the equivalent of three A Levels.   •   Coaching and Leadership
        Embedded within the course is football coaching and
        playing in order for you to enhance your practical skills   The course is suited for those students who wish to
        and experience.                                       progress to BTEC Level 3 or gain an overview of sport
                                                              in order to gain experience and employment within the
        You will complete modules that cover a range of different   industry.
        subjects, including coaching, anatomy and physiology,
        psychology, nutrition, work experience and performance
        analysis and learn both in the classroom and through   L1 BTEC Vocational Studies Certificate
        practical application of skills.                      For those students who do not achieve the required grades
        In addition to the main qualification, you will have the   at GCSE for Level 2 study, we offer a foundation learning
        chance to gain extra qualifications, such as FA Level 1   course in Vocational Studies. You will study this alongside
        Coach Award and Sport Leader Awards.                  your GCSE English and Maths.
                                                              The course will prepare you for the world of work and
        NVQ Level 2 Activity Sport Leadership (1 year)        offers:
        Studying for an NVQ is ideal if you wish to gain employment   •   Sport-related units
        and work experience within designing, coaching and    •   Study skills
        evaluating sports sessions. You will be assessed through a
        portfolio-based folder, containing all the core knowledge you   •   Organisation skills
        need to deliver sessions, including evidence of taking part in   •   Practical work
        practical and class based activities.
                                                              •   Vocational experience in a variety of subjects
        You need to demonstrate an interest in working with
        children, adults and participants with disabilities working
        towards developing their skills, and confidence within sport   GCSE English and Maths
        sessions.                                             English and maths are core skills required by almost

        You will be based in school for two to three days each   every employer and Higher Education institution as they
        week whilst the remainder of the week will be spent in the   demonstrate communication and problem-solving skills.
        community undertaking work experience with the Everton   Here at Everton Football College we encourage
        in the Community Sport Development team, organising   you to strive to achieve at least a ‘4’ at GCSE
        and running sport sessions. You will need a flexible   in both subjects
        approach to studying as you may be required to assist on
        sessions during evenings or weekends.
        Level 2 NVQ is an essential qualification if you wish to
        work within the coaching industry.
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