Level 2: Extended Certificate in Sport

Health and wellbeing is a popular and expanding industry, with a growing range of job opportunities for people who want to work with professional athletes, are passionate about sports and leading an active lifestyle and want to help others improve their quality of life.


Our two year, level 3 course is the equivalent to 3 A-levels and provides students with key life and employability skills to succeed in employment or higher education.

What Will You Study?

Extended Certificate - One Year

  • Designing Exercise Programmes

  • Training and Fitness

  • Fitness for Sport

  • Anatomy and Physiology

  • Practical Sport

  • Leading Sport Activity

  • Work Experience

  • Practical Land-Based Skills

  • Outdoor Expeditions

Entry Requirements

  • 2 GCSEs grade 3 (D) to include English Language and Maths... PE also desirable 

  • Good, positive school report

  • Good interview

Next Steps...

  • Level 3 Foundation Diploma or Extended Diploma 

  • Apprenticeship

Apply Now!

Step One

Download an application form

Step Two

Complete the application form

Step Three

Send us the completed form via email: admissions@writtle.ac.uk

Application confirmation and interview with a member of the lecturing staff via Zoom

Step Four

Sport Grounds

Foxburrows Lane




Writtle University College


Sport Centre

Lordship Road




Email: wucsport@writtle.ac.uk

Telephone: 01245 424200