Level 3



2 years


Rush Green Campus


Sep 2023


Adult 19+



This two-year qualification is equivalent to studying 3 A Levels and is a great option if you’re thinking about progressing to study Sport at university.

You’ll learn about anatomy and physiology, team sports, sports nutrition, sports coaching and fitness training, sports massage and much more.

You’ll need 5 GCSEs at grade 4 or higher, including English and Maths, or equivalent Level 2 qualification, as well as a keen interest in sport.

On completion of this course, you will be able to progress to Higher Education where you can study similar subjects such as the following:

  • Sports Development and Management
  • Sports Business Management
  • Sports Science
  • Sports Journalism

There are also opportunities to progress to T Levels at Level 4 Higher Technical Occupation to become a Sports Coach within various sports e.g. Football, Cricket and Rugby or become a Sports Performance Analyst.

Where it can lead to
Career progression

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.