Level 2 NCFE Sports Coaching and Performance

Qualification Level 2 Sport
Subject Area Sport
Attendance On site, Full-time
Age Group(s) 16-18 year olds
Duration 1 Year

Course Content

The Level 2 sport course will allow you to develop practical and work-based skills around sport. The course will help you build and develop the introductory skills to start or progress in the sports sector. It will involve a range of units where you will be able to develop knowledge and skills in sports, fitness and coaching.

You will also have the opportunity to further develop on your coaching skills and knowledge of health by competing Level 2 NCFE in coaching and improving health.  

The combination of both courses provide the perfect base of knowledge and experience to be successful within the sports industry.

NCFE Level 2 Diploma in sport

SLQ Level 2 in sports leadership

Course content includes:

  • Sports coaching
  • Developing sporting skills and tactical awareness
  • Introduction to health and nutrition
  • Plan, deliver and evaluate an activity session
  • Participating in sport
  • Anatomy and physiology for exercise
  • Lifestyle of the sports performer


Course Outcomes

The Level 2 sports study programme course provides you with opportunities and skills which will help you develop and grow into a career ready professional.

The course will give the opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of sport and grow as an individual while gaining relevant qualifications. The qualification also allows learners to gain personal transferable skills that can be applied to the workplace or further study


BTEC Level 3 Sport

NCFE Sport and Business Pathway

Entry Requirements

  • 2 GCSE qualifications at grades A*-D or 9-3, including English Language
  • Level 1 vocational qualification and a Level 1 English qualification


This will be done in a range of ways including Practical assessments, presentations, assignments and work based assessments.


There are no specific resource requirements for this qualification.



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