BTEC Level 2 National Extended Diploma in Sport (Rugby Union)
We entirely believe in the importance of a realistic balance between the focus on both your educational development and industry experience. Your studies will equip you for a possible business/industry career and provide you with the qualifications required to apply to your choice of Universities.
To be considered for this course, you will need 4 GCSE’s at Grade 9‐ 2
Pearson BTEC Level 2 First Extended Certificate in Sport – worth up to 3 GCSE’s, and will facilitate entrance to Level 3 study or progression to employment.
GCSE English and/or Maths ‐ For those who just miss out on a C grade in English and/or Mathematics, we provide tuition to retake these all important qualifications. Essential for those that want to move on to University.
Functional skills level 2 in English and/or Maths – For those that missed out on GCSE English and/or Mathematics, functional skills may be the best route for progression.
A BTEC National Extended Diploma is traditionally made up of a series of units:
* Fitness for Sport & Exercise
* Practical Sports Performance
* The Mind & Sports Performance
* The Sports Performer in Action
* Training for Personal Fitness
* Leading Sports Activities
* Anatomy & physiology for Sports Performance
* Promotion & Sponsorship in Sport
* Profiling Sports Performance
The educational curriculum and qualifications are delivered by Virtual Learning UK, who provide and employ all teaching staff and who work in partnership with The College of Rugby.