Shortlist for approval
Shortlisted
Support Materials Qualification Specification Adaptations
NCFE

NCFE Level 1/2 Technical Award in Health and Fitness

Ref:
603/2650/5
Sector:
Leisure, Travel and Tourism
Features:
V Cert

Level
Level 1/2
Minimum entry age
Pre-16
GLH
120
TQT
157
This qualification is now approved in the 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023 Key Stage 4 Performance Tables and is now available for registrations.

This qualification is suitable for learners aged pre-16 and above.

This qualification is designed for learners who want an introduction to Health and Fitness that includes a vocational and project-based element. The qualification will appeal to learners who wish to pursue a career in the Health and Fitness sector or progress onto further study.

For information on the Regulations for Conduct of Synoptic Project please click Regulations for the Conduct of the Synoptic Brief

Please see the External Assessment Timetable for a breakdown of the assessment dates for this qualification.

The Synoptic Project brief for 2020/21 will be available to download directly from the Portal from 14 December 2020, following a Centre making a booking. For guidance on making a booking and accessing the controlled assessment, you will need to follow steps in the portal guide. These assessments must be completed, and grades submitted in the portal no later than 30 April 2021 following the published Regulations for the Conduct of Synoptic Project. If a re-submission is required this must be submitted no later than 30 June 2021. These dates are an extension to our standard assessment window and are an adaptation to help support Centres due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. For further NCFE adaptation information please see our website.

Qualification Specification
LessMore info Download

This document contains everything you need to know about this qualification and should be used by everyone involved in its planning, delivery and assessment.

Purpose Statement
LessMore info Download

This document outlines the content of this qualification, who it’s designed for, and the opportunities it could lead to.

Flowchart
LessMore info Download

This document will help you to decide which health and fitness qualification to register against.

Qualification mapping
LessMore info Download

This document will help Tutors and learners map content between this qualification and the previous version of this qualification.

CIMPSA Endorsement letter
LessMore info Download

This document contains details of stakeholders who have supported this qualification.

Fitter Food Endorsement letter
LessMore info Download

This document contains details of stakeholders who have supported this qualification.

GCSEPod Endorsement Letter
LessMore info Download

This document contains details of stakeholders who have supported this qualification.

Factsheet
LessMore info Download

This document provides an overview of the qualification.

DfE Performance Tables Quick Guide
LessMore info Download

Shaping future qualifications
LessMore info Download

V Certs Models explained
LessMore info Download

V Cert Centre Support Guide
LessMore info Download

V Certs Labour Market Intelligence Report
LessMore info Download

Tips for Teachers careers guidance
LessMore info Download

Fully Funded Courses List
LessMore info Download

Blended Learning Resources
LessMore info Download

Technical Award External Assessment Results - Spring 2019
LessMore info Download

Spring 2019 - External Assessment Achievement Data

Career Card
LessMore info Download

This document will help learners discover career and progression options in this qualification.

Customer Support Guide
LessMore info Download

This document provides additional information for schools.

Customer Support Guide
LessMore info Download

This document provides additional information for schools.

Department for Education Performance Tables - Quick Guide
LessMore info Download

This guide has been created to support schools and centres with information on which qualifications have been approved by the Department for Education (DfE) and count towards Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5 performance tables.

Using UMS to Calculate Qualification Grades (v2)
LessMore info Download

This document explains how to calculate the total UMS value of a qualification.

Internal Synoptic Project Delivery Guidance for Centres
LessMore info Download

This guidance provides support and information on how to administer the Synoptic Project for all NCFE Level 1/2 Technical Awards where NCFE provide the assessment tasks and grading descriptors.

Regulations for the Conduct of Synoptic Project
LessMore info Download

This document provides instructions on the correct administration of the Internally Assessed Synoptic Project element of the NCFE Combined L1/L2 Technical Awards where assessments and associated grading descriptors are provided by NCFE.

External Assessment Sample Paper
LessMore info Download

This sample paper will help learners prepare for external assessment.

Sample Mark Scheme
LessMore info Download

This is the sample mark scheme for the sample external assessment.

Sample Synoptic Project
LessMore info Download

This sample synoptic project brief will help prepare learners for the internal assessment.

Grading Calculator
LessMore info Download

Our grading calculator will support you in estimating your learners' overall result for this qualification. Enter your learners' current or predicted grades for the internal units and external assessments to estimate their overall result. Please note: this is for guidance only. The raw mark grade boundaries for the external assessments will be awarded by NCFE after each assessment window.

Learner Log
LessMore info Download

This log is designed to support learners with project managing the synoptic project for Unit 02. Learners will be able to record preparation, resources required, time and their progress as they work through the synoptic project.

Synoptic Project - December 2019
LessMore info Download

Grading Structure
LessMore info Download

End of Topic Tests - Unit 01
LessMore info Download

This file contains a series of revision quizzes, as practice material for the external examination.

Unit 1 Extended Response Questions Worksheet 3 - 9 Mark - Exercise 2
LessMore info Download

This worksheet will help learners prepare for the external assessment.

Unit 1 Extended Response Questions Worksheet 3 - 9 Mark - Exercise 1
LessMore info Download

This worksheet will help learners prepare for the external assessment.

Unit 1 Extended Response Questions Worksheet 1 - 6 Mark - Exercise 1
LessMore info Download

This worksheet will help learners prepare for the external assessment.

Unit 1 Extended Response Questions Worksheet 1 - 6 Mark - Exercise 2
LessMore info Download

This worksheet will help learners prepare for the external assessment.

Unit 1 Extended Response Questions Worksheet 2 - 6 Mark - Exercise 1
LessMore info Download

This worksheet will help learners prepare for the external assessment.

Unit 1 Extended Response Questions Worksheet 2 - 6 Mark - Exercise 2
LessMore info Download

This worksheet will help learners prepare for the external assessment.

Chief Examiner Report - Spring 2019
LessMore info Download

This document contains feedback from the Chief Examiner for the Spring 2019 external assessment.

Sample Paper - Spring 2019
LessMore info Download

This sample paper will help learners prepare for external assessment.

Mark Scheme - Spring 2019
LessMore info Download

This is the mark scheme for the Spring 2019 external assessment.

Sample Portfolio - Level 2 Distinction Summer 2019
LessMore info Download

This Sample Portfolio is designed to demonstrate the types of evidence that could be produced for a Distinction grade for specified unit(s) within the qualification.

Sample Portfolio - Level 1 Merit Summer 2019
LessMore info Download

This Sample Portfolio is designed to demonstrate the types of evidence that could be produced for a Merit grade for specified unit(s) within the qualification.

Sample Portfolio - Level 2 Pass Summer 2019
LessMore info Download

This Sample Portfolio is designed to demonstrate the types of evidence that could be produced for a Pass grade for specified unit(s) within the qualification.

Synoptic Project - Assessor Feedback to Learner
LessMore info Download

This document is for assessors to provide feedback to learners completing the Synoptic Project.

Synoptic Project - Declaration of Authenticity
LessMore info Download

This Declaration of Authenticity should be completed by the learner and assessor completing the Internal Synoptic Project.

Synoptic Project - Learner Log
LessMore info Download

This learner log should be completed to record your approach to the synoptic project.

Synoptic Project - Record of Learner Observation
LessMore info Download

This document is for assessors to record observations of the Internal Synoptic Project.

Mark Scheme - Autumn 2019
LessMore info Download

This is the mark scheme for the Autumn 2019 external assessment.

Chief Examiner Report - Autumn 2019
LessMore info Download

This document contains feedback from the Chief Examiner for the Autumn 2019 external assessment.

Sample Paper - Autumn 2019
LessMore info Download

This sample paper will help learners prepare for their external assessment.

Chief Examiner Report - Spring 2020
LessMore info Download

This document contains feedback from the Chief Examiner for the Spring 2020 external assessment.

Mark Scheme - Spring 2020
LessMore info Download

This is the mark scheme for the Spring 2020 external assessment.

Sample Paper - Spring 2020
LessMore info Download

This past paper will help learners prepare for their external assessment

Synoptic Project - December 2019
LessMore info Download

Mandatory units

  1. Introduction to Body Systems and Principles of Training in Health and Fitness (K/616/7093)
  2. Preparing and Planning for Health and Fitness (M/616/7094)

FREE NCFE RESOURCES - Health and Fitness Unit 1 Teaching and Learning Delivery Packs

Price (Inc VAT): Free

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

FREE NCFE RESOURCES - Health and Fitness Unit 2 Teaching and Learning Delivery Packs

Price (Inc VAT): Free

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

Hodder Education Resources

Price (Inc VAT): Refer to External Link

By:
Hodder Education
Type:
Partner Resource

Print materials available on our dedicated Print Shop website

Price (Inc VAT): Refer to External Link

By:
NCFE
Type:
Offline

iAchieve Resources

Price (Inc VAT): Refer to External Link

By:
iAchieve
Type:
External

GCSEPod Resources

Price (Inc VAT): Refer to External Link

By:
GCSEPod
Type:
Partner Resource

PSHE Resource Pack (13 * 2 hr sessions)

Price (Inc VAT): £61.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

Study Skills Pack (9 * 2 hr sessions)

Price (Inc VAT): £41.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

Employability and Careers Pack (10 * 2 hr sessions)

Price (Inc VAT): £46.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

PSHE Resource - Challenging Stereotypes session pack (2 hours)

Price (Inc VAT): £6.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

PSHE Resource - Democracy session pack (2 hours)

Price (Inc VAT): £6.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

PSHE Resource - Drugs and Alcohol Awareness session pack (2 hours)

Price (Inc VAT): £6.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

PSHE Resource - Managing your Money session pack (2 hours)

Price (Inc VAT): £6.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

PSHE Resource - Friendship and Families session pack (2 hours)

Price (Inc VAT): £6.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

PSHE Resource - Identify and Diversity session pack (2 hours)

Price (Inc VAT): £6.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

PSHE Resource - Making Healthy Choices session pack (2 hours)

Price (Inc VAT): £6.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

PSHE Resource - Mental Health Awareness (2 hours)

Price (Inc VAT): £6.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

PSHE Resource - Physical Health and Nutrition session pack (2 hours)

Price (Inc VAT): £6.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

PSHE Resource - Protecting our Environment session pack (2 hours)

Price (Inc VAT): £6.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

PSHE Resource - Sexual Health Awareness session pack (2 hours)

Price (Inc VAT): £6.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

PSHE Resource - Staying Safe Online session pack (2 hours)

Price (Inc VAT): £6.00

By:
NCFE
Type:
Download

VEO – Video Enhanced Observation tool

Price (Inc VAT): Refer to External Link

By:
VEO
Type:
Partner Resource

  

 

 

This qualification has adaptations applied to delivery and assessment.

Students are still required to complete the assessment that is available on a set date and time. We have provided an additional opportunity within the year to support with this and also offer the flexibility of assessment variation.

We are currently exploring moving this paper-based assessment online, which will then have remote invigilation and alternative national test centre locations available. We will provide centres with more information on which assessments are / will be available through our online platform soon.

Students must still complete the controlled / synoptic project. We have created additional flexibility by extending the assessment window and also offer the flexibility of assessment variation for use of different locations or submission dates.

Further guidance for this qualification can be found below.

AT 60326505 L12 Health & Fitness V5
LessMore info Download


Pathway to progression

View Large

Search for our qualifications using the search bar below.