OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma in Sport

OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma in Sport

Study Mode: Full Time
Course Code: SPAAA081BCF0
Course Level: Level 2

Where will this course lead?

The Level 2 Diploma in sport is ideal for you if you want take the first steps towards a career in the sport and leisure industry, developing the knowledge and skills from experts in the sector for jobs such a Leisure Assistant or an Assistant Gym Instructor.

You will learn about the effects and benefits of exercising and staying active as well as given training in communications and leadership skills.

What will I study?

During the course, you will study subjects such as:

- Anatomy and Physiology for Sports Performance,
- The Effects of Exercise on the Body
- Developing Personal Fitness
- Nutrition for Sports Performance
- Practical Sports
- Lifestyle of the Sports Performer
- Fitness Testing and Training

How will this course be delivered?

Most of the course will take place in the classroom where learners will gain a good theoretical understanding of sport related subjects through a range of enjoyable teaching methods. Other parts of the course will take place in the sports hall or the well equipped college gymnasium, bridging the gap from theory to practical.

What qualifications will I get?

OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma in Sport

How will I be assessed?

To pass this course you will need to complete a variety of assessments such as:

Practical assignments, Role plays, Course work & Presentations.

How do I get a place on the course?

Places are offered following a successful interview and a reference.

What are the entry requirements?

Places are offered following a successful interview and a reference.

What else do I need to know?

Successful applicants will need to purchase college logo kit to be worn during practical lessons. Further payment will also be required to pay for any intended trips and visits.

Course Sports kit and text books will be an additional cost (enquire on enrolment)

Trips will be organised for the programme and prices are currently under review.

Good levels of English and Maths are important for your success in your course, your chosen vocation and life. Throughout your course you will continue to develop your English and Maths skills in your vocational classes.

If you haven't achieved an A*/9 - C/4 grade in English or Maths at GCSE, or a Level 2 Functional Skill, you will also be working towards a qualification in English or Maths at a level that will enable you to progress towards these grades.

If you have a Learning Difficulty or Disability please let us know when you apply. You will be offered support in your interview. If you need help completing your application we can help with this too.

Solihull College offers full time and part time courses for businesses and residents in Birmingham, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Coventry Warwickshire and the whole of the West Midlands.

What can I do after this course?

If you are successful on this course, you will be able to continue studying towards Level 3 in Sport.


Solihull College, Blossomfield Road, Solihull, B91 1SB Tel: 0121 678 7000 Minicom: 0121 628 7005 Email: enquiries@solihull.ac.uk Internet: www.solihull.ac.uk

Have a question about the course?
Please contact Admissions on 0121 678 7000 with any queries.
Start Date
Course Fee

Blossomfield Campus

September 2017



Not Applicable to 16-18 year olds