• Sport and Fitness

    HND Sports Coaching and Development

  • SCQF Level

    Level 8

  • Attendance/Duration

    Full-time, one year

  • Start Date

    Aug 2024


Embark on an exciting journey with our HND Year 2 Sports Coaching and Development course. You’ll delve into the intricacies of coaching, sport research and event management, equip yourself for a dynamic career. It’s a fusion of practical coaching skills, knowledge and understanding and independent study, and will lay the foundation for your future success in the sports industry.

Entry Requirements

To join this course, you'll need:

  • HNC Coaching and Developing Sport
  • an interview with us
  • membership of the PVG scheme - 

Course Content

Explore a wide curriculum that goes beyond the HNC, offering in-depth insights into:

  • sports development: elevate your practical understanding of supporting sport development
  • physical preparation for sports performance: understand the vital role of fitness in enhancing sports performance
  • knowing yourself, others and coaching: examine coaching approaches and the wider role of a sports coach

Next Steps and Career Opportunities

Upon successful completion, you may choose to:

  • progress to the 3rd year of a degree course, such as Sport Coaching and Sports Development
  • explore career options like Active Schools Co-ordinator, Sport Development Officer, Sports Coach or venture into Primary/Secondary Teaching after further study

Unlock your potential, and you may have the opportunity to shape the future of sports development.

Why Choose this Course

Immerse yourself in a transformative experience, gaining practical coaching skills, developing your understanding of sports development and shaping a rewarding career. In our supportive learning environment you’ll discover your strengths and passion for sports coaching. Acquire skills that extend beyond the sports field and set the stage for a successful and fulfilling career in the dynamic sports industry.

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Start Date

Aug 2024

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