The Edexcel BTEC Award in Sport builds many qualities such as practical technique, leadership, communication and confidence. These are transferable skills sought after by further education and employers.
Further study at college, e.g. BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Sport and Exercise Science, or Sport and Leisure related NVQ qualifications. AS level physical education as part of an AS level programme (see college prospectuses or websites for information on course entry requirements). BTEC or Level 3 qualification in Public Services. Possible career paths might include Professional Sports Person, Sports Coach/Instructor, Teaching Assistant, Fire Service, Physiotherapy, Health Assistant, Police Officer, Armed Forces, Dietician, Leisure Centre Worker, Gymnasium Instructor or Manager, Healthcare Assistant, Lifeguard, Youth Worker, Gym /, Outdoor Education Assistant.