Sport and Physical Activity (Single) OCR Extended Certificate

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We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Qualification Type OCR Cambridge National Certificate
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


The PE department at Towers School are delighted to offer this exciting new course with units that cover key elements of sport to progress on to further education. You will develop key knowledge in topics such as Anatomy & Physiology, Sports Organisation, Practical Skills and Organisation of Sports Events. This course would be ideal for students who have a passion for sport, and developing a deeper understanding of our body systems and how they operate.

This course is the equivalent of one A-level.


Year 1

Body Systems and the Effects of Physical Activity 

Sports Coaching and Activity Leadership

Year 2

Sports Organisation and Development 

Practical Skills in Sport and Physical Activities 

Organisation of Sports Events 

How will it be delivered?

A combination of internal and external assessments.

Entry requirements

5 GCSE’s at grade 4 or above, including English and Physical Education or Science (or BTEC equivalent).

Your next steps...

Designed in collaboration with experts spanning the breadth of the sector, the Level 3 Cambridge Technicals in Sport and Physical Activity focuses on the requirements that today’s universities and employers demand. Students will practically apply their skills and knowledge in preparation for further study or the workplace.

Student quote - “I am really enjoying the course. The lessons have been made fun, and I feel like I really understand the content being taught. I like the fact we are tested regularly. This gives me a good idea of what I need to revise!”