Sports & Fitness
Fee Information

Fees indicated are based on the current year (August 2016 to July 2017) and are subject to change next year.

Our further education courses (Entry to Level 3) are usually free if you are 16-18 years old. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help with other costs associated with your course such as course materials and travel.

If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees.

If you are enrolling onto a Level 3 or 4 course and are over 19 years of age the fees may be higher and you will be required to take out an Advanced Learning Loan, please see the guide to fees for more information.

International students will be required to pay the full International course fee.

For more information, see our guide to fees.

About this course

The BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma covers the key knowledge and practical skills required in the Sport sector. The BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma offers flexibility and a choice of emphasis through the optional units. It is broadly equivalent to one GCE A Level. It offers an engaging programme for those who are clear about the area of Sport that they wish to enter. Once completed you may wish to extend your programme through further study. At West London College this learning programme has been developed to allow learners to study English and/or Maths to enable learners to improve in these subject areas.

You will undertake units in a variety of subject areas such as: Principles of Anatomy and Physiology in Sport The Physiology of Fitness Assessing Risk in Sport

You will attend college for 3 days per week. In addition to this you will be expected to undertake Work Experience.

The college offers a range of facilities such as: Learning Resource Centre English & Maths support Student Union Student Services

Entry Requirements

You will require 2 to 3 GCSE's including English or Maths at D/3 in. You will also be considered if you have the aptitude and ability to complete the course and study English and Maths and have a qualification in Sport at Level 2.

Assessment Method

You will produce a portfolio of coursework, to evidence your time on the course. You will also undertake practicals for which you will received feedback from your tutor(s).

Progression Opportunities

You can progress onto the Level 3 National Diploma in Sport, sign up for an apprenticeship or take up full time employment.

Study Methods

The college has a fully equipped gym , in which you will complete practical assessments. Whilst studying at West London College you will work in groups, complete a portfolio, participate in class discussions and have the opportunity to undertake trips.


We look forward to welcoming you to Ealing, Hammersmith and West London's College. We are enrolling now. Come along to the College to enrol directly. See our enrolment dates and times.