NCFE LEVEL 2 IN SPORT, EXERCISE AND FITNESS

1 year

COURSE DURATION

Level 3 progression

ADVANCE TO A LEVEL 3 DIPLOMA

Up to 9 hours

PER WEEK OF ENRICHMENT

100%

COURSEWORK

GCSE Maths & English

PROGRESSION & RESITS IF REQUIRED

Pathways

APPRENTICESHIPS & EMPLOYMENT

COURSE OVERVIEW

The NCFE Level 2 in Sport, Exercise & Fitness is suitable for post-16 learners and will give the introductory skills to either start a career in sport or progress within employment in the sector. This qualification can also prepare learners for higher or further education and progression onto NCFE Level
3 Extended Diploma in Sport & Exercise Science. Designed as a one-year study programme.

The course consists of a core qualification along with nine hours per week of enrichment learning that provides the opportunity to develop a range of practical skills and techniques, personal skills, attributes and experiences essential for successful performance in working life in the health, fitness and sport industry.

COURSE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS?

3 GCSE qualifications at grade 3 and above.

WHAT IF I DON’T GET THE GRADES?

Learners may still enrol on the Level 2 course if the above requirements are not met, as learners may demonstrate the ability to succeed in other ways.

HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?

Through a combination of both theory, practical and enrichment learning, there will be on-going assessment throughout the course where you will develop a portfolio of evidence. 100% Coursework.

ENHANCE YOUR MATHS AND ENGLISH SKILLS

Students will also have the opportunity to enhance their Maths and English including re-sitting their GCSE’s or completing functional skills.

OVERVIEW OF STUDY

Participating in sport
Anatomy and physiology for exercise
Introduction to healthy exercise and nutrition
Preparing to work in the sport & leisure industry

EXAMPLE TIMETABLE

 PLEASE NOTE: This example timetable is to show an example of a typical student lesson plan and may vary depending on location and availability of enrichment opportunities

MONDAY

Enrichment
9:30am – 12:00pm
NCFE Level 2 Core Qualification
2:00pm – 5:00pm

TUESDAY

Enrichment
9:30am – 10:30pm
GCSE Maths & English Progression
(if required)
10:30am -12:30pm
Enrichment
1:00pm – 3:00pm
Group / Individual Tutorial
3:30pm -4:30pm

WEDNESDAY

NCFE Level 2 Core Qualification
09:00am – 11:30am
Personal Health & Fitness or Enrichment
2:00pm – 5:00pm

THURSDAY

NCFE Level 2 Core Qualification
09:00am – 12:00PM
Enrichment
1:00pm – 3:30pm
GCSE Maths & English Progression
(if required)
2:30pm – 4:30pm

FRIDAY

NCFE Level 2 Core Qualification
09:00am – 12:00pm
Enrichment
1:00pm – 4:30pm

PATHWAY EXIT ROUTES

APPRENTICESHIPS

Progress onto a intermediate or advanced level health and fitness apprenticeship (12 or 18 months), and gain further qualifications and experience working within a leisure centre environment that could secure your career future.

APPRENTICESHIP’S

LEVEL 3 EXTENDED DIPLOMA IN SPORT & EXERCISE SCIENCE

Achieve your Level 2 Certificate and progress onto an Level 3 extended diploma in Sport & Exercise Science which opens up opportunities to apply for University placements and future careers within sports science and teaching

LEVEL 3 EXTENDED DIPLOMA IN SPORT & EXERCISE SCIENCE

EMPLOYMENT

Should you make the most of your enrichment hours and build up a impressive CV of experience, additional qualifications and contacts, then there is nothing stopping you from finding full time employment within the sport and fitness industry.

EMPLOYMENT

APPLY NOW – GET YOU FUTURE INTO SHAPE!

Submit your application to receive further information on the location you are considering with the Fitness Industry College and an invitation to the next Experience or Open Event.