Perfect if you enjoy sport and want to develop your skills and knowledge ready for a career in the sport, leisure or fitness industries.
You’ll learn about a range of different sports and about the many career options within the sport, fitness and leisure industry.
You can expect practical lessons at our Basford centre and a range of external sport facilities in Nottingham. We have excellent links with local sports facilities and local professional sports teams to maximise your study opportunities. You’ll get to enjoy learning and playing sport in a fun and friendly environment with experienced coaches and tutors.
You could also join one of our Sport Academies while studying on this course. Read more about the Sport Academies here.
664 Nuthall Road
Start: 7th September 2020
Course code: C033080 / Q033081
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma in Sport
You’ll need 5 GCSEs at grades 9–4 (A*–C), including English Language and Maths – both of these must be grades 9–4 (A*–C) or Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Maths. You can also gain a place by having a relevant Level 2 vocational qualification with English and Maths GCSE grades 9–4 (A*–C).
Choose to follow with further Level 3 study like the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport. You could also seek employment within a wide range of roles in the sport, fitness and leisure industry, or look to start an apprenticeship at the College.
Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!