OCR Level 3 Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate in Sport and Physical Activity
This qualification is for learners 16 years old or over who want to study sport, leisure or fitness. This qualification is not just about being able to play sport; it will provide learners with the skills, knowledge and understanding to progress into Higher Education on a sport-related programme such as Sport and Physical Education, Sport Science, Sport Coaching and Development or Sport and Leisure Management.
The course is completed over 2 years, is equivalent to 1 A Level and comprises of 5 units. You can however, achieve the Level 3 Cambridge Technical Certificate at the end of Year 12 after completing 2 units.
Unit 1 Body Systems and the effects of physical activity (external examination)
Unit 2 Sports Coaching and activity leadership (coursework/practical)
Unit 3 Sports Organisation and development (external examination)
Unit 8 Organisation of a sports event (coursework/practical)
Unit 18 Practical skills in sport and physical activities (coursework/practical)
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