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  • sport

Useful Information

  • Mode of study:

    Full time

  • Level:

    Level 1

  • Start Date

    September 2021

  • Awarding body:


Course Overview

This qualification is for learners aged pre-16 and above and is suitable for use within a Study Programme. This qualification aims to help support the learner’s personal development through acquiring skills and knowledge in sport, exercise and fitness. The qualification also allows learners to gain personal transferable skills that can be applied to the workplace or further study.

Course Highlights

• Focus on the study of the sport within the leisure sector
• Offer breadth and depth of study, incorporating a key core of knowledge
• Provide opportunities to acquire a number of practical and technical skills.
• Gain an understanding of the sport, exercise and leisure vocational sector
study areas of particular interest
• Encourage learners to adopt a fitter and healthier lifestyle.

Career Opportunities & Further Study

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:

• NCFE Level 2 Certificate/Diploma in Sport
• NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing
• NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing
• NCFE Level 2 Certificate in the Principles and Practices for Coaching Sport
• NCFE Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Activity Leadership


To achieve the NCFE Level 1 Certificate in Sport, learners must successfully demonstrate their achievement of all learning outcomes of the units as detailed in this qualification specification. Learners can achieve a pass, merit, distinction or distinction* for this qualification

Entry Requirements

Evidence of a commitment to learn and the ability to study at this level shown at interview; including English and Mathematics assessed at Entry 2 or above by College assessment at enrolment.

A satisfactory reference may also be requested.

How To Apply

Use the below link to apply for the above course.