BTEC Level 3 National Diploma Sport, Fitness & Personal Training
LENGTH OF COURSE 2 YEARS
he Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Sport, Fitness and Personal Training is a 2-year qualification for post-16 learners, equivalent in size to three A levels. The qualification is intended for post-16 learners who wish to progress to employment in the Sport and Fitness sector as a personal trainer but whose aspirations may also be to progress to University courses.
- Careers in the Sport and Active Leisure Industry
- Health, Wellbeing and Sport
- Fitness Skills Development
- Personal Trainer Skills Development
- Nutrition for Physical Performance
WHAT COULD THIS QUALIFICATION LEAD TO?
The Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Sport, Fitness and Personal Training has a primary focus on progression to employment as a personal trainer and supports learners in setting up their own personal training and exercise instruction business. This will allow learners to work independently as a personal trainer, working freelance in a local area, as well as being able to employ other personal trainers if they grow their business.The qualification attracts UCAS tariff points and is recognised by higher-education providers as meeting entry requirements for many related courses. Learners can progress from this qualification to higher education degree programmes, such as a BA (Hons) in Health and Fitness and a BSc (Hons) in Diet, Fitness and Wellbeing.
Four GCSE grades at 4 or above including English and Maths. We also ask that students are motivated to achieve a career in sports industry.