Sport & Fitness

Students accessing the Sports programme here at The Aspire Academy will work towards the OCR L1/L2 Cambridge National Award in Sports Studies, 600/5122/X

What does the qualification cover?

This qualification is designed for students with an interest in any of the health and fitness contexts such as exercise, lifestyles and diet. L1 is appropriate for students who are looking to develop a significant core of knowledge and understanding, and want to apply that knowledge in preparing, planning and developing a health and fitness programme.

The NCFE L1 Certificate in Health and Fitness is at least the size of one GCSE and can count towards the new Progress 8 and Attainment 8 indicators.

How many credits are required to complete it?
This qualification consists of 4 mandatory units assessed by a portfolio of evidence and a written examination. Students must achieve 4 mandatory units to achieve the qualification…
  • Introduction to Health, Fitness and Exercise
  • Understanding Healthy Lifestyles
  • Planning an Exercise Session
  • Understanding a Personal Fitness Programme

What related qualifications can you progress to?
Successful completion of this qualification will enable students to progress to L3 qualifications in related subjects.