NCFE

NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Health and Fitness

Ref:
601/4534/1
Name:
NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Health and Fitness
Sector:
Leisure, Travel and Tourism
Features:
Learning Resources Available, Performance Points, V Cert
Shortlist for approval
Shortlisted

Level
Level 2
Minimum entry age
Pre-16
GLH
122
TQT
180
Important: This qualification will expire on 31 August 2019 and this is the last date we can accept learner registrations. The last date for certificate claims is 31 August 2021.

This qualification is approved by DfE in the 2017, 2018 & 2019 Key Stage 4 Performance Tables.

We have redeveloped the level 1 and 2 qualifications in this subject area into a combined Level 1/2 qualification and this is now approved by the DfE for the 2020 performance tables. The new qualification will be renamed NCFE Level 1/2 Technical Award in Health and Fitness and will be ready for first teaching in September 2018.

This qualification is suitable for learners aged 14-16 studying their Key Stage 4 curriculum.

This qualification is designed for learners with an interest in any of the health and fitness contexts such as exercise, lifestyles and diet. Level 2 is appropriate for learners who are looking to develop a significant core of knowledge and understanding, and want to apply that knowledge in preparing, planning and developing a health and fitness programme.

Purpose Statement

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

Summary of changes

This document summarises the changes in the qualification specification since the previous issue.

Qualification Specification

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

Process for rejecting grades - guidance for centres

This document is an addendum to the Assessment and Quality Assurance section of the qualification specification.

Internal Assessment Sample Tasks

This document provides example tasks for internal assessment.

External Assessment Practice Paper

This practice paper will help learners prepare for external assessment.

Career Card

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

Evidence and Grading Tracker

This Evidence and Grading Tracker can help learners to keep track of their work.

Scheme of Work

This Scheme of work is a guideline that defines the structure and content of a course or session.

Delivery and Assessment Plan

External Assessment Practice Paper January 2016

This practice paper will help learners prepare for external assessment.

Chief Examiner Report - January 2016

This document contains feedback from the Chief Examiner for the January 2016 external assessment.

Chief Examiner Report May 2016

This document contains feedback from the Chief Examiner for the May 2016 external assessment.

External Assessment Practice Paper May 2016

This practice paper will help learners prepare for external assessment.

External Assessment Practice Paper - October 2016

This practice paper will help learners prepare for external assessment.

Chief Examiner Report October 2016

This document contains feedback from the Chief Examiner for the October 2016 external assessment.

Chief Examiner Report March 2017

This document contains feedback from the Chief Examiner for the March 2017 external assessment.

External Assessment Sample Paper March 2017

This sample paper will help learners prepare for external assessment.

Sample Portfolio Unit 04

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

Sample Portfolio Unit 01

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

External Assessment past paper - October 2017

This past paper will help learners prepare for external assessment.

Mark scheme - October 2017

This is the mark scheme for the October 2017 external assessment.

Chief Examiner's report - October 2017

This document contains feedback from the Chief Examiner for the October 2017 external assessment.

External Assessment Windows

This document provides a breakdown of the assessment dates/windows for each of the qualifications within the V Cert suite as well as information about the assessments dates.

External Assessment Windows (mono)

This document provides a breakdown of the assessment dates/windows for each of the qualifications within the V Cert suite as well as information about the assessments dates.

Mandatory units

  1. Principles of Health and Fitness (M/506/5249)
  2. Healthy Lifestyles (H/506/5250)
  3. Preparing and Planning for Health and Fitness (K/506/5251)
  4. Develop a Personal Health and Fitness Programme (M/506/5252)

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