BTEC Sport Development and Coaching

BTEC National Level 3 – Sports Development & Coaching

Elite Sports are in partnership with Blue Coat Church of England School in Coventry, delivering the BTEC National Level 3 in Sport Development and Coaching. We have been delivering this programme for over 8 years with an excellent reputation of producing Distinction grades and a high success rate of university applications. Students who have been successful in completing this course have gone on to study at university in sport, education and teaching, nursing and paramedic practice.

The course lasts for two years, consisting of 19 units. It provides every learner the opportunity to gain experience and knowledge in the sports industry; ranging from physiology and psychology of fitness to fitness testing and sports as a business.

2014 – 2017 results

Future Opportunities & Bolt-ons

Not only will you learn and play sport you will also have the opportunity to assist both Blue Coat’s PE staff and elite staff through coaching, officiating and organising events. This can potentially lead to paid work with Elite Sports.

The BTEC course has provided me with some excellent opportunities and experiences, I gained employment with Elite and been successful with my university application.

Entry Requirements

  • 5 GCSEs at grade A* – C

Should ideally include English, Maths and Science or a First Diploma in Sport with a Merit profile over the range of modules studied (this should include evidence of some Distinction level work and competence in science subjects).

Blue Coat School have been working in partnership with Elite Sports for the past 5 years. The standard of education provided by the company is exceptional. This is reflected in the high examination results which have been attained in the BTEC Level 3 Sport, Coaching and Development course. Terry and Aaron establish excellent working relationships with staff and students, displaying a high degree of professionalism at all times.