This course is perfect if you want to embark on a career in the sport, leisure or fitness industry. This is a qualification designed to prepare you to do just that!
You’ll learn about a range of different sports and about the many career options within the sport 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: C000221 / Q001290
YMCA Level 2 Diploma in Sport
You’ll need 4 GCSEs at grades 9–3 (A*–D), including English Language and Maths – one of English Language or Maths must be grade 9–4 (A*–C). Functional Skills Level 1 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 3 (D) and Functional Skills Level 2 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 4 (C) or above.
Choose to follow with a Level 3 programme in one of Nottingham College’s exciting sports courses or you could also apply for one of the many apprenticeships available through Nottingham College. Alternatively you could seek employment within a wide range of roles in the sport, fitness and leisure industry.
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!