Coastal Academy Trust

BTEC Sport

The BTEC Diploma in Sport will give learners a solid understanding and knowledge of the sport and active leisure sector, enabling the student to develop essential skills required for gaining employment, securing career progression, or enabling entrance into further qualifications and training required to achieve their goals.

There are 9 units of which 6 are mandatory and 3 are external.

A selection of units covered include:


Unit 1 Anatomy and Physiology (Examination)

Unit 2 Fitness Training and Programming for Health, Sport and Well-being (Externally assessed)

Unit 22: Investigating Business in the Sport and Active Leisure Industry

Unit 23: Skill Acquisition in Sport

Unit 3 Professional Development in the Sports Industry

Unit 4 Sports Leadership


Unit 5 Application of Fitness Testing

Unit 7 Practical Sports Performance

Unit 8 Coaching for Performance