BTEC Level 2

Accredited through Edexcel, the BTEC Level 2 Sport qualifications are on the new QCF and equivalent to 1, 2 and 4 GCSE’s grades A*-C. These new specifications still have the same GCSE equivalency to the old NQF qualifications and in addition, there is a new 1 GCSE equivalency option.


New Name Old Name Equivalency
L2 Certificate New qualification 1 GCSE A*-C
L2 Extended Certificate First Certificate 2 GCSE A*-C
L2 Diploma First Diploma 4 GCSE A*-C


All the courses are non-examinable and require the completion of a number of assignments covering numerous topics including Sports Leadership Skills, Health & Safety in Sport and the Sports Industry.

Download the pdf Information Sheets for further details:


Level 2 Certificate Level 2 Extended Certificate Level 2 Diploma