Sport, Fitness & Exercise

Qualification: Diploma
Level 2

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About the course

Gain the introductory skills and knowledge to start a career in sport, exercise and fitness. You will also gain valuable practical and personal transferable skills that can be applied to work or further study.

What you will learn
  • Participating in sport
  • Anatomy and physiology for exercise
  • Sports coaching
  • Introduction to healthy exercise and nutrition
  • Developing sporting skills and tactical awareness
  • Preparing to work in the sport and leisure industry
  • Plan, deliver and evaluate an activity session

Fully equipped gym plus use of a number of off-site facilities, including:

  • Solent sports hall
  • Woodmill Activity Centre
  • Southampton Golf Club
  • Lordshill sports fields
  • Pound for Pound boxing
  • St Mary's Stadium

100% Coursework/practical

Entry requirements
  • 4 GCSEs grade A*-D/9-3 (including English, maths and PE), OR
  • Relevant level 1 qualification and working to at Level 1 in English and maths

You will be required to attend an interview at the College prior to enrolling onto this course.

Dates, times & fees
Start Date Course Times Duration Campus Fees
03/09/18 1 year Main
What next?
  • Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport
  • Trainee level work in sport and leisure centres
Additional information

Trips, visits & activities

  • Team building trips
  • Stadium trip
  • Guest speakers
  • Work experience
  • Industry week activities