The Cambridge Technical (CTec) Level 3 Awards are equivalent to an A Level, and the similarly-named BTec qualifications which are from a different exam board.
These exciting new qualifications aim to develop your knowledge, understanding and skills of the principles of Sport and Physical Activity. You will gain an insight into the sector as you investigate opportunities for delivering sport and physical activity to a wide range of participants, whether it is to mobilise sedentary people to improve their health and wellbeing or to support regular participants to improve their performance and fitness, all done in a safe and professional environment. In doing so, you will also gain core skills required for employment or further study in the sector such as communication, analysis, organisation and adaptation.
Designed in collaboration with experts spanning the breadth of the sector, the Level 3 Cambridge Technicals in Sport and Physical Activity focus on the requirements that today’s universities and employers demand. You will practically apply their skills and knowledge in preparation for further study or the workplace.
This qualification can lead onto a wide range of careers including:
This course naturally lends itself to visits beyond the college to get first-hand experience which will bring the subject to life and put your learning into context. There will be lots of visits to some of the places studied.
At least a B grade in GCSE Leisure and Tourism or Business studies or Geography.
The skills needed for this course are:
The ability to apply learning in tourism-related contexts
Year 1: Certificate: (equivalent to one AS Level)
Year 2: Extended Certificate: (equivalent to one A Level)
Plus, two optional units. These units are to be decided based on your areas of interest but could include…