Diploma in Sport // Level 1

The course for you if ...

Sport is your passion and you want a practical, work-related course designed to introduce you into the industry.

You will study the sport and leisure industry and you will also have the opportunity to play sport and investigate the systems of the body.

You will gain and enhance key skills, including your sporting ability and personal communication, which are vital in order to succeed in the industry. Inspirational educational visits from professional guest speakers will further develop your knowledge in this sector.

Entry Requirements

Minimum of 3 GCSEs at Grade E/F (2/1) or above; or at least a pass at BTEC Entry or Certificate; or a suitable Foundation Level qualification or equivalent. You will need to attend an informal interview with the course tutor and provide a reference from a previous school or college.


Assessment is coursework based using a variety of methods including oral exams, practical demonstrations, presentations, reports, role plays and observations.

Progression & Careers

Level 2 sports qualification.

Course detail
Start September
Level Level 1
Attendance Full-time
Duration One year
Campus Coast Road Campus