NCFE Level 2 Diploma in Sport & Exercise Science

Your NCFE Level 2 Diploma in Sport will take place over one year and is 100% coursework assessed; delivered through a series of innovative projects which are designed to develop your independent learning as the year progresses.

There are 4 projects to complete during the 1-year programme, which cover a wide range of sporting topics and are built around the sporting season.

Projects will feature topics, including Anatomy and physiology, Fitness testing training, Sports coaching and Health and wellbeing.

The qualification allows you to:

  • Choose a pathway and units that reflect your career or academic aspirations
  • Enter employment in the sport and active leisure sector or progress to higher or further education or onto the Level 3 Sport qualifications
  • Gain and develop essential skills that are valued by employers and higher and further education institutions
  • Develop your knowledge and understanding of the sector



Your NCFE Level 2 Diploma in Sport will combine a mix of theoretical and practical learning.

During your education programme, you will benefit from:

  • High quality and passionate tutors who are specialists in sport
  • Quality assurance and performance coaches to oversee your tutor and lessons
  • An innovative learning experience using our virtual learning hub, plus access to free Microsoft software
  • Wellbeing programme and mental health support
  • A safe learning environment with the highest level of safeguarding