Sport Foundation Year - Level 2 (September 2024 Start)

Start Date: 05/09/2024
Start Time: 09:00
End Date: 25/06/2025
End Time: 17:00
Day(s): Monday to Friday
Site: College Main Site


Course Overview

The Sport Foundation Year is designed to develop the knowledge and skills required for learners to progress to study at Level 3 in Sport. You will be taught by highly qualified and passionate industry experts. Whether you are interested in progressing to study sport coaching, exercise science, fitness or obtain a place on the YTFC Elite Player Development Programme this qualification offers the required level of study in order to progress in your career aspirations within the sport industry. This qualification is also open to applicants who do not meet the entry requirements of the YTFC Elite Player Development Programme. Applicants on this pathway will be able to train on Thursday and Friday for 6 hours total duration as well as participate in fixtures on Wednesday and Saturday if selected.

Qualification Gained

NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Sport.

After The Course

Many students progress onto our Level 3 Sport programmes following successful completion of Level 2 Sport which include; Level 3 Sport Coaching & Development, YTFC Elite Player Development Programme, Level 3 Sport & Exercise Science (dependent on meeting entry requirements). Others progress directly into apprenticeships within the sport and active leisure industry.

What Will I Learn

The Level 2 Certificate in Sport qualification consists of 4 units to be studied throughout the year; participating in sport, anatomy and physiology for exercise, introduction to health, exercise & nutrition and development of personal Fitness through training.

Teaching Learning and Assessment

You will be taught in a range of theory and practical based sessions, this will include participating in practical sport, gym and fitness sessions and classroom lectures. All components of this qualification are coursework based.

Course Expenses

£67.50 for compulsory kit: https://www.kukrisports.co.uk/teamshop/yeovilcollege-studenttsb/productNavListNg.action Please note that optional trips and visits may incur additional fees.

Entry Requirements

4 GCSE's at grade 3 and above, including English Language and Maths. If you fail to meet these entry requirements we recommend Sport Foundation Year (Level 1).

How To Apply

Please apply via the Yeovil College website.