What can you do with a BTEC in sport?

Career options

  • Nutritionist.
  • Assistant coach.
  • Sports coach*
  • PE teacher*
  • Referee*
  • Strength and conditioning coach*

What is sports Science BTEC?

ABOUT THE COURSE This course builds on your interest in sports, nutrition and the treatment of sports injuries, providing a bridge to university for those considering studying sport or exercise at degree level.

What do you learn in BTEC sport?

The BTEC Sport course has been designed to provide an engaging, broad and stimulating introduction to the world of Sport and Fitness. Students will study the BTEC Level 2 First Award in Sport which is equivalent to a GCSE but has the benefit of a larger coursework and practical content.

What is BTEC sport a level?

The BTEC Extended Certificate is a vocational course which combines theory and practical methods of learning in a range of different units, including Anatomy and Physiology, Fitness Training and Programming for Health, Sport and Well-being, Professional Development in the Sports Industry followed by optional units from …

What jobs can you get with Level 3 Sports Science?

Jobs directly related to your degree include:

  • Exercise physiologist.
  • Fitness centre manager.
  • Personal trainer.
  • Primary school teacher.
  • Secondary school teacher.
  • Sports administrator.
  • Sports coach.
  • Sports development officer.

What can I do after Level 3 BTEC?

If you’re aiming to go into Higher Education, like studying for a degree, you can be confident that your BTEC Level 3 National provides the UCAS points you need for your university application, just like A levels and AS levels do. You can also choose to progress onto a BTEC Higher National Certificate (HNC).

Is sports science a good A level?

A Level Sports Science is an excellent base for a University degree in sports science, sports management, healthcare, or exercise and health. Sports science can also complement further study in biology, human biology, physics, psychology, nutrition, medicine, sociology and many more.

Is BTEC sport a good A level?

Most unis accept BTEC applicants. The standard 18-unit extended BTEC level 3 diploma is equivalent to three A-Levels, so plenty of unis will be happy to accept you with this qualification. If you’re doing a 12-unit BTEC, most higher education courses will want you to have an A-Level or AS Level too.

What jobs can you do in sport?

Careers in sports

  • Athlete. As well as competing and travelling to competitions, athletes spend a lot of time in training.
  • Sports coach/sports instructor.
  • Sports development officer.
  • PE teacher.
  • Sports lawyer.
  • Sports physiotherapist.
  • Sports therapy.
  • Leisure centre/gym manager.

Is BTEC sport a good A-Level?

What kind of BTEC is sport and Exercise Science?

Nia Johns studied for a BTEC level 3 Extended Diploma in sport and exercise science and is now taking a sports degree. She shares her experiences of the BTEC and her advice for others. Nia followed her passion for sport and opted for a BTEC rather than A levels, then progressed on to university. Here’s her story so far.

How long is the BSc in sports science?

BSc Sports Science is a 3-year degree course offered at the undergraduate level to students from all course streams. This is a specially designed course for aspiring athletes and fitness experts who wish to pursue an educational career in the field of physical education.

Do you have BTEC National Diploma in sport?

Your help is much appreciated, thanks. Hey there, I finished my btec sport course last year and would highly recommend it. With the course being 100% coursework and zero exams it means when you come to your A level exams at the end of your two years, you will already have finished your btec course.

What can I do with a sports science degree?

Physical therapists rehabilitate patients who have physical limitations due to disease or injury. Occupational therapists provide physical rehabilitation but do so in order to prepare physically-challenged individuals to perform work or daily-living tasks.