Sport OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma Level 2
The Level 2 Sport OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma with Boston College is designed to give you a comprehensive experience of the skills required to work within the sports industry.
This course contains practical units to improve your coaching and instructing ability whilst improving on your confidence and professionalism. Alongside the physical aspects, the course also teaches strong foundations to help you understand the industry and the academic and employer related skills that will be required.
In addition to this qualification, you will also study the Fitness and Physical Activity YMCA Award Level 1 Assistant Gym Instructor qualification.
You will study subjects in a practical way where possible, however even within practical subjects there will be an element of theory and portfolio building work to be completed.
What will I do?
You will study a variety of units, which may include:
- Practical Sport
- Anatomy and Physiology for Sport
- Fitness Testing and Training
- Nutrition for Sports Performance
- Injury in Sport
- Psychology for Sports Performance
The YMCA Award Level 1 will qualify you to work as a gym instructor whilst under supervision.
All subject content will be available via the college Moodle website to assist you when working away from the classroom.
If you have a Grade 2 or below in English or maths, you can study towards either a PASS in Functional Skills Level 2 or a GCSE grade 4-9. Once you have achieved either qualification, you will not be required to undertake any further English or maths.
Full time 16-19 learner with a Grade 3, must study towards a GCSE grade 4-9.