Sport // Level 3

The course for you if ...

... you want to combine classroom-based learning with hands-on experience in the sports industry.

What will I study?

If you want to pursue a career in the coaching, teaching or sports therapy industries, this qualification will build the specific skills and experience that you need to succeed.

You will cover a wide range of subjects including practical sports and sports coaching. The course also focuses on the development of practical skills in sport and exercise sciences, where you will study anatomy, physiology, physiology in fitness, and assessing risk in sport.

Entry requirements

Minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade C or above including English and Maths or merit in a Sport qualification at Level 2. An interview with a course tutor and a reference from a personal tutor are required.


Assessment is coursework based including written reports, presentations, podcasts and posters.

Progression & Careers

This course focuses on your progression into industry with career specific placements available in a variety of areas including: Coaching, Sports Science, Sports Development, Fitness Instruction and Sports Management.

Course detail
Start September
Level Level 3
Attendance Full-time
Duration One year
Campus Coast Road Campus