BTEC works for

Ever wanted to participate in organised, competitive, human-versus-human video-gaming where people play against each other online and at live spectator events?

Have you tried our 3-minute quiz? Take the quiz to uncover your strengths and get information based on your interests and aspirations. You can also take a look at our printable leaflet for background on the course, units at a glance, career pathways and much more!

The top 5 skills employers look for that you’ll learn on a Esports course:


Problem Solving


Strategic Thinking

Analytical Skills

What kind of career can I go into?

As the industry continues to grow around the world, more jobs and career pathways are being created in Esports, creating a demand for people with specific skills. Here are a few ideas to get you started:

PR/Marketing Executive


Production Crew

Event Manager

Product Manager

PR Marketing Executive
Production Crew - Woman operating a camera.
Event Manager-min
Product Manager-min

Real life BTEC Esports stories

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David Croxford

Current Esports Learner at Barking and Dagenham College

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Oliver Dawson

Current Esports Learner at Barnsley College

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Dee-Anna Wallace

Current BTEC Level 3 Esports Learner