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Level 2



1 year


Rush Green Campus


Sept 2023



This course 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.

  • 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

You will be assessed via internal assignment briefs. You will be able to achieve Pass, Merit or Distinction grades for all units.

There are no external exams linked to this course.

You 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 and you will be expected to work on any theory at home and on occasion, practice your gaming skills.

You will need to have GCSE Maths, English Language and two additional subjects at grade 3 (D) or above.

As part of the application process you will also be asked to explain why you want to study this course, so that we can ensure any course offer made aligns to your career goals.

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.