Welcome to my #btecpe website. This website is aimed at helping you complete the BTEC First in Sport qualification.
You will need to study for the Unit 1 exam and I have been creating extensive video content on YouTube to help prepare you for the assessment.
I have also included information to help you complete written assignments for Units 2-6. This resource will help direct you to the information required for these assignments.
TIME! The main reason for this website is to save you time! Use this to maximise your efficiency and fulfil the assignment criteria.
MAKE SURE you understand the assessment criteria for each assignment before using this website.
RESOURCES TO HELP PUPILS PASS BTEC PE
Unit 1: Fitness for Sport & Exercise YouTube Channel
Check out my BTECPE YouTube channel which brings you regular content that guides your Unit 1 exam revision.
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Principles of Training
Practice Exam Questions (Multiple choice & 8 markers)
Unit 2: Practical Sport Performance
For Unit 2 you need to demonstrate your practical skills whilst also presenting evidence to support your understanding of several sports.
Rules & Regulations
Skills, Techniques and Tactics
Reviewing Sports Performance
Unit 3: The Mind and the Sports Performer
For Unit 3 you need to present information about how the performers mind can affect their sporting performances.
Motivation and Confidence
Arousal and Anxiety
Unit 4: The Sports Performer in Action
Unit 4 looks at what happens to the body when undertaking exercise. What happens in the short term (a single training session) compared to the long term (3 months +).
Knowledge of the following is essential
Musculoskeletal System (Short/Long Term)
Cardiorespiratory System (Short/Long Term)
The Energy systems used by the body to produce movement are also explored in this unit.
Anaerobic Systems – ATP CP system & Glycolysis system
Unit 5: Training for Personal Fitness
You will need to demonstrate your knowledge of how to develop a 6 week training programme.
Principles of Training
Implement the training programme, provide evidence and review
Unit 6: Leading Sporting Activities
You will explore the important aspects of leading sports sessions and provide evidence of your planning and execution of these sessions.
Attributes for a Successful Leader
Planning and Leading
Review of Leadership