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Course of the Week

Sport and Coaching

Why Study Sports Science and Coaching?

It will allow students to develop a wide range of skills that will prepare them for a range of jobs in the sports industry or progression to higher levels of education. Excellent achievement rates in our courses increases your chances of success.

The courses are delivered by lecturers with great experience of performing, teaching and coaching in the sports industry. They will provide students with cutting edge knowledge delivered in an exciting manner, with the use of the excellent resources and facilities available including a new Fitness Centre from Autumn 2013, available at Stoke on Trent College.

Key facts about Sports Science & Coaching :
  • Strong leisure industry job opportunities in the Northwest
  • Personal trainers can earn up to £30,000 a year
  • New employees in gyms and health clubs could earn up to £20,000 a year

Popular career progression :

  • Fitness Instructor
  • Leisure Centre Manager
  • Sports Coach
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Sports Psychologist
  • Sports Therapist

Don’t forget that you can also Stoke on Trent college also has a Fitness Centre open to the public – click here for more information.