BTEC LEVEL 3 IN SPORT
Bristol Rovers Community Trust's BTEC Level 3 in Sport (Boxing) is a two-year Course suitable for post-16 students of all boxing abilities who have a keen interest in developing a clear path into opportunities within the sport industry.
For this programme you can train in the famous Empire Boxing Gym in Easton. This is a unique opportunity to train alongside professional boxers in one of the country's most successful boxing gyms.
Participants will get the opportunity to train with boxers from all levels, including the world class talents of former World Champions Lee Haskins and Lee Selby. Sessions will be under the expert eyes of Chris Sanigar, Alan Thompson and Empire's own team of experienced coaches. From skipping, bagwork, padwork, sparring and circuits you will learn everything you need to allow you to compete for the Empire Amatuer Boxing Club and follow in the footsteps of all the previous champions, both amateur and professional.
Empire Fighting Chance pride themselves on their friendly, easy going atmosphere so you'll soon feel part of the team. Participants in this programme will also get the opportunity to attend many of the professional boxing shows hosted in Bristol.
BTEC Level 3 in Sport, Development, Coaching
& Fitness Pathway
Opportunity for a qualification, equivalent to three A-Levels
12 hours of education per week
6 hours of Boxing per week
19 units relating to physical education, ranging from Anatomy and Physiology to Sport as a Business
Assessed through weekly coursework across the two years
Opportunities to take part in national and international trips
Whilst studying BTEC Sport
Volunteering and work opportunities with Bristol Rovers Community Trust
Work-experience as Bristol Rovers Football Club
Opportunities to gain valuable coaching experience
ABA Level 1 Award
Where can I go after?
74% of our students continue their studies, joining universities in the UK and USA. Sports media, marketing, physiotherapy and football coaching are just a few of the many career paths available to those that study with us.
This course if FREE to enrol on to for all students. There is however a compulsory £400 cost (split over 2 years) for Bristol Rovers kit and a Boxing Qualification
Prerequisites to Apply
A Minimum of 4 Level 4 Grades at GCSE
An interest towards playing regular boxing
For further information on the course please email:
Click below for a copy of our application form.
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