BTEC Sport

Sixth Form

BTEC Sport, Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Sport

What are the knowledge and skills that students will gain over Key Stage 5?

Will gain knowledge and understanding of:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Fitness Training and Programming for Health
  • Sport and Well-being
  • Professional development in the sports industry and
  • Sports Psychology.

Pupils will be asked to analyse and apply this knowledge and understanding to the effects exercise has on the body and what adaptations training can bring. They will need to justify the advantages and suggest disadvantages of these areas to different sporting situations. They will gain an understanding of how it is possible to progress through work places and write a CV or perform a skills audit to check suitability of employment.

Why is it delivered in this way?

To prepare students for the world of work and give them the necessary skills required when continuing on the sport and PE pathway in the future.

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