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Full-Time & A Level Courses

Sport NCFE Level 3

Level 3

Course code: K01D140
Type: Full Time, A Level & T Level > Full Time
Duration: 2 years (1-year, smaller course options also available)
Subject area: Sport
Location: Ludlow
Additional Costs - £100.00

This charge identified is applicable to learners aged 16-18 who qualify for funding. Learners aged 19+ will have to pay this charge and possibly tuition and exam fees. This will depend on the course and any prior qualifications. For further information, please refer to the fees page of our website

* Fees are chargeable each year and the fees quoted will be for the current year only, if the course is more than 1 year further fees will be due next year.

About the course

This course offers a combination of learning practical and theoretical aspects of sport, developing understanding of what it takes to become a top-level athlete, coach or other professional working within the sport and active leisure industry. It is recommended that students studying the Extended Diploma in Sport also enroll with the Football Academy to supplement their studies.

Why choose us

High quality fitness suite and sports hall, on site close to the teaching rooms, enhancing practical learning. Variety of teaching and assessments methods, exploring a range of sports to enhance knowledge and understanding This qualification is equivalent to 3 A Levels and is worth up to 168 UCAS points. Learners consistently achieve 100% pass rate.

What you could do next

Many students go on to university to study a Sports Science, Physical Education, Sports Coaching or Sports Development related degree. The course could also lead to employment within the ever-expanding sports industry in many capacities, such as leisure management, sports therapy, coaching or fitness instruction.

Popular modules

  • Sports Coaching

  • Fitness Testing in Sport

  • Nutrition for Performance

  • Sport Psychology

Assessment methods

Assessment will be through a number of coursework assignments

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade 4 (grade C), including English and maths. Applications from mature students are also welcomed.