Level 2



1 year


Rush Green Campus


Sep 2023


Adult 19+

This qualification is for learners who want to develop a range of skills within esports and related industries.

Learners will learn a wide range of subjects linked to the Esports industry e.g. Esports Games, Teams and Tournaments; Establishing an Esports Organisation; Streaming for Esports; Plan an Esports Event; Start an Enterprise in Esports; Design an Esports Game

All units will be assessed via internal assignment briefs. Learners will be able to achieve Pass, Merit or Distinction grades for all units. There are no external exams linked to this course.

Learners will be timetabled for 9.5 hours a week with a combination of both online and onsite lessons. English and Maths lessons will also be timetabled along with a 1 hour tutorial session per week. Learners will be expected to work on any theory at home and on occasion practice their gaming skills.

4 GCSEs at Grades 3 or above including English and Maths or Functional Skills at Level 1 for English and Maths.

All our teaching staff who deliver on this course are highly professional, experienced, enthusiastic and experts in the subject of Esports.

We are currently in negotiations with some high profile organisations regarding the sponsorship of our brand new Esports Arena

This course will lead to our Level 3 Extended Diploma in Esports.


Where it can lead to
You could progress to the following courses
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.