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Level 3



If you’re passionate about sport, studying at Brighton MET is a great was to learn how to earn money from the subject you love in the city you live in. Our Level 3 course offers coaching, fitness and therapy pathways so you can specialise in one or develop your abilities in all three.

You can also study for a selected industry recognised qualifications, such as first aid and fitness instructing.

You will benefit from:

  • Practical sessions and work experience placements
  • Participation in a wide range of sports and physical activities
  • On-site sports facilities
  • Option to join the boxing academy
  • Additional qualifications as part of the course
  • Focus on employability and personal development

There is the opportunity to study Level 3 as a 2-year course completing the NCFE certificate in the first year and the NCFE diploma in the second year.

You can also bolt on additional training and competition with our Football or Boxing Academy. This will be discussed at interview.


4 GCSEs grade 4 or above, including English and Maths
All 16-19 (full-time) courses require an application review meeting. This is a chance for us to talk through your choice of course and ensure it’s right for you.
There are specific CEFR proficiency requirements for international students.
If you do not have the above grades then don’t worry, we have options for you. You could start at Level 2 or, if you don’t qualify for that, we have a Level 1 Get Started in Sport. Get Started courses enable you to progress onto Level 2 after completion.

*FREE* Online short courses

Make the most of these extraordinary times and gain a nationally-recognised qualification. A short online course is a significant first step to improving your skills and achieving your career goals.

Financial support

The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.

How to apply

Once you have created an account, you can easily apply to your chosen course and track the status of your application at any time.


Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2


Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.


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