BTEC Sport Extended Diploma

BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma

Equivalent in size to three A levels, covering 14 units; 4 of which are externally assessed. It is a two year, full time course that meets entry requirement in its own right for learners who want to progress to higher education courses on sport before entering employment such as degrees in:

– Sport Science

– Coaching Science

– Physiotherapy

– Sports Management

– Sports Development officer

– Sports Nutrition

Key features…

With Manchester being an epicentre of sporting institutions we are blessed to have a large number and variety of some of the best high performance sporting individuals and teams in the country. Gain an insight into the sport industry world by embarking on 6 week work experience opportunities at some of these institutions.

Being a Waconian means that we are altruistic and outward looking. Part of this is about supporting and aiding our local community through sport. We will work alongside local primary schools, charities and other organisations to apply our skills to the wider community.

We have a range of expert coaches who can deliver National Governing Body Coaching and umpiring courses to aspiring young people.

Could you be the next Gareth Southgate, Jose Mourinho or Howard Webb? To find out more about coaching qualifications click on the links below: