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Equivalent to three A-Levels, our BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport provides you with the opportunity to work towards a vocational qualification for a career in the sport industry or to study further at university. Our fully qualified tutors and FA licensed coaches combine innovative classroom learning, expert coaching and training opportunities, and the chance to with opportunities to represent Notts County in regional leagues.

The BTEC National in Sport is a specialist work related course developed to cover the core elements of sporting performance and excellence such as Anatomy, Physiology, Psychology, Coaching, Analysis and Technical and Tactical Development. This course particularly suits those wanting to enter employment in the sport and active leisure sector as sports coaches, instructors and leaders and for those wishing to progress to higher education to study a sport related degree such as coaching, sports development and sports science. 

Entry requirements

Must be aged 16 to 18 years old.

Minimum of 4 GCSE grades 9-4 (equivalent to A-C).

Where can I study?

Currently, we offer the chance to study with us at two locations: at South Notts Academy, or here at our facilities at Meadow Lane.

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