Diploma Sport

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Age Group
16 - 18

Openshaw Campus
(Full Time - 1 year)

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This Level 2 in Sport will give you a fantastic insight into the whole industry. You'll learn a huge range of sports-related skills that will set you on the path to an exciting career.

From learning about how the body works and why exercising and playing sports is important for a healthy lifestyle, to sports nutrition and the qualities of what makes a good player. In fact, you'll learn about the whole sports and leisure industry.

You'll be participating in lots of practical sessions and even lead some events yourself. You will visit professional sports clubs and working venues and get expert advice from guest speakers too, further developing your experience and abilities.

Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.

Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.

You'll be assessed throughout the whole of this course, keeping a log of work of all the different practical sessions, reports, reflections and short assignments you complete. For practical tasks, your tutor will observe you both on your participation skills and how you lead a group.

With this Level 2 NCFE qualification in Sport, you'll be well placed to further develop your skills with us at The Manchester College. We have a number of Level 3 courses to choose from depending on your passion and focus, including Sport and Exercise Science, Coaching and Fitness, and Delivering Physical Education.

Whichever route you decide upon, you'll develop the skills and knowledge to succeed in a number of sports-related careers or courses.

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There are a number of different funding and finance options available to you, with dedicated support from the government, bursaries and grants, and special loans to cover any tuition fees. Find out more about the help you could receive on our Fees, Finance and Funding Page.

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Dubbed the greatest sporting city in 2015, there’s arguably no better place to study Sports, Exercise and Fitness than in Manchester, with its history, heritage and sporting drive!

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