Series Name

BTEC First in Sport Student Book

Part of the BTEC First Sport from 2012 series

Publication Date
July 2013

New resources for the new BTEC First in Sport

Our Full edition Student Book covers Units 1–17 to support learners studying the Award, Certificate, Extended Certificate or Diploma.

  • Each unit is presented in topics to ensure the content is accessible and engaging for learners.   
  • Covers all of the underpinning knowledge and understanding needed at Level 2 to ensure that learners are prepared for the course.
  • Activities in each unit provide support and clear direction for learners and can be used in the classroom or for independent work.   
  • New Assessment Zone guides learners through both internal and external assessment.
  • Assessment activities and grading tips help learners to achieve their potential in internally assessed units.  

Just teaching the Award?
Learn more about our BTEC First in Sport Award Student Book. 

Contents Listing

Unit 1: Fitness for Sport and Exercise
Unit 2: Practical Sports Performance
Unit 3: The Mind and Sports Performance
Unit 4: The Sports Performer in Action
Unit 5: Training for Personal Fitness
Unit 6: Leading Sports Activities
Unit 7: Anatomy and Physiology for Sports Performance
Unit 8: Promotion and Sponsorship in Sport
Unit 9: Lifestyle and Well being
Unit 10: Injury and the Sports Performer
Unit 11: Running a Sports Event
Unit 12: The Sport and Active Leisure Industry
Unit 13: Profiling Sports Performance 
Unit 14: Carrying out a Sports-related Project*
Unit 15: Designing Exercise Programmes*
Unit 16: The Provision of Sport and Active Leisure*
Unit 17: Facility Operations for Sport and Leisure*

* Units only available online and not printed in the Student Book.

Customer Reviews

S.Hicks, Pe teacher/KS4 coordinator
St Paul's Catholic College
7 April 2014

Great book, easy to read, with clear grids for the pass, merit and distinction criteria.

Chris Martin, Head of Sport
WS Education
22 November 2013

Great book, lots of tasks for the students to undertake. Great addition to support the lesson.

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Inspection/approval items and evaluation packs for UK establishment account customers are delivered free of charge with free returns.


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