Certificate Programs in Sport

A Certificate in Sports can give an individual the upper hand in a business that is competitive and ever changing. Whether looking to go into the financial sect, a communications office, or any of the many other sides of the sports industry, a certificate can get the ball rolling. A certificate in this arena includes classes in many subsects of the field, including sports management, public relati… Read more

A Certificate in Sports can give an individual the upper hand in a business that is competitive and ever changing. Whether looking to go into the financial sect, a communications office, or any of the many other sides of the sports industry, a certificate can get the ball rolling.

A certificate in this arena includes classes in many subsects of the field, including sports management, public relations, marketing, law, and risk assessment. It can showcase a person’s in-depth knowledge of the business model that surrounds the world of sports.

What is a Certificate in Sports? This certificate is a chance to further one’s education within the industry while having a primary focus. By honing in on a particular area of sports, a specialty can be created, making the individual indispensable to employers and colleagues. It offers the opportunity to increase or add a skillset and to broaden training.

The location of the institution is instrumental in figuring the costs expected to acquire a Certificate in Sports, as well as the length of time that should be anticipated. Research your school of interest before applying to clarify the costs attached to their particular program.

A Certificate in Sports can assist in furthering one’s career in a variety of positions. A certificate with a legal focus can help a sports lawyer maintain his or her edge in understanding the most up-to-date terminology and legal structures. For a sports marketer, this can increase knowledge about how to present products, how to brand, and how to secure sponsorship deals and work with sponsors. A sports manager can utilize a Certificate in Sports by learning more about promoting clients, communication, and sharpening general management skills.

There are numerous institutions that offer continued education in this field that allow classes to be taken online, offering flexibility that works around an individual’s schedule and needs.  Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form. 

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eta College
Cape Town, South Africa

This highly practical one-year course will equip you to work as a sports coach and respond to the unique demands of top level sport.

This highly practical one-year course will equip you to work as a sports coach and respond to the unique demands of top level sport. -
Certificate
Full-time
English
03 Feb 2020
Online
 
The Citadel
Charleston, USA

Our Online Graduate Certificate in Tactical Performance & Resiliency empowers you to gain highly practical knowledge and skills for effectively training tactical athletes ... +

Our Online Graduate Certificate in Tactical Performance & Resiliency empowers you to gain highly practical knowledge and skills for effectively training tactical athletes at the individual-level. Studying at your own pace through our online courses, you will expand your skills and knowledge well beyond that offered by professional certifications alone. You will graduate from this program effectively-prepared to design and deliver effective tactical training programs for military service members, firefighters, law enforcement officers, and veterans on a one-on-one basis. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
English
Jan 2020
Online
 
Durham College
Oshawa, Canada

With a unique combination of business skills and a solid understanding of the sports industry, sports managers oversee professional and amateur athletes and teams, coordinate ... +

With a unique combination of business skills and a solid understanding of the sports industry, sports managers oversee professional and amateur athletes and teams, coordinate sporting events and work behind the scenes at some of the biggest sporting venues in the world. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Campus
 
University of London
London, United Kingdom

The Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert) in International Sports Management is a globally-recognised, academically sound and industry-focused qualification which has been collabo ... +

The Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert) in International Sports Management is a globally-recognised, academically sound and industry-focused qualification which has been collaboratively developed by the University of London and World Academy of Sport (WAoS). -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 
American University Online
Washington, USA

American University's online Graduate Certificate in Sports Analytics and Management builds your strengths in emergent technologies and data analysis skills that sports organi ... +

American University's online Graduate Certificate in Sports Analytics and Management builds your strengths in emergent technologies and data analysis skills that sports organizations are looking for as digital reshapes their industry. -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
9 months
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Fanshawe College
London, Canada

This graduate certificate program teaches students to leverage sports and events as an all-encompassing marketing communication medium. While the courses focus on sport as the ... +

This graduate certificate program teaches students to leverage sports and events as an all-encompassing marketing communication medium. While the courses focus on sport as the learning catalyst, the skills learned also apply to other sectors such as arts, entertainment and non-profit, broadening the employment landscape for business and marketing students. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
English
08 Sep 2020
Campus
 
edX
Cambridge, USA

Learn how to implement sustainability best practices to create and host a successful, sustainable major sport event.

Learn how to implement sustainability best practices to create and host a successful, sustainable major sport event. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
16 weeks
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education
USA Online, USA

Want to turn your passion for gaming into a viable career? According to a report by PwC the global video game industry is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.8% from $71.3 billion ... +

Want to turn your passion for gaming into a viable career? According to a report by PwC the global video game industry is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.8% from $71.3 billion in 2015 to $90.1 billion in 2020. -
Certificate
Part-time
5 months
English
Online
 
IMF Business School Portugal
Portugal Online, Portugal

The Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity is an area of ​​application of psychology that seeks to understand the thoughts, emotions and behaviors of all practitioners and ... +

The Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity is an area of ​​application of psychology that seeks to understand the thoughts, emotions and behaviors of all practitioners and other agents involved in the practice of sports, exercise and physical activity regardless of whether their goals are focused on performance Sports or physical activity as a strategy to promote health, well-being and quality of life. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
2 semesters
Portuguese
Online
 
Keilir Aviation Academy
Reykjavík, Iceland

Keilir Academy has been educating personal trainers in Iceland since 2007 through the IAK personal trainer programme. It is the most extensive personal training study programm ... +

Keilir Academy has been educating personal trainers in Iceland since 2007 through the IAK personal trainer programme. It is the most extensive personal training study programme in the country. Nordic Fitness Education is the online arm that delivers European standard, professional education through the Nordic Personal Trainer Certification. The NPTC programme is available to help qualify fitness enthusiasts who seek to become Level 4 expert Personal Trainers. Our online learning is open to interested individuals across Europe and around the global. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
8 months
English
Online
 
Johan Cruyff Institute
Barcelona, Spain

The main objective of the Course in Sport Marketing is to understand the marketing concepts and apply them to sport management. After the course you’ll know how to use operati ... +

The main objective of the Course in Sport Marketing is to understand the marketing concepts and apply them to sport management. After the course you’ll know how to use operational marketing tools that will improve your results as a sport marketing professional. -
Certificate
Part-time
10 weeks
English, Spanish, Spanish
Campus
Online
 
European Sportsmanagement Academy
Nuremberg, Germany

Our Certificate in Sport Management prepares students for a leadership position in professional sports. Besides their own practical experience, for example as a professional o ... +

Our Certificate in Sport Management prepares students for a leadership position in professional sports. Besides their own practical experience, for example as a professional or competitive athletes, it is essential at the present time to bring far-reaching expertise. For these reasons, the European Sport Management Academy has created a specifically tailored to active or former professional athletes online degree program. -
Certificate
Online & Campus Combined
Part-time
2 semesters
German
Oct 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Imagine Education Australia
Gold Coast, Australia +1 More

Imagine Education Australia’s Faculty of Fitness delivers training in Certificate III and Certificate IV in fitness. We are a unique training organization as we are associated ... +

Imagine Education Australia’s Faculty of Fitness delivers training in Certificate III and Certificate IV in fitness. We are a unique training organization as we are associated with PCYC Ashmore for our students to access for live practical training. -
Certificate
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Columbia Southern University
Orange Beach, USA

Columbia Southern University recognizes that there is a growing desire of many within the workforce for focused training in a professional specialization.

Columbia Southern University recognizes that there is a growing desire of many within the workforce for focused training in a professional specialization. -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
Sep 2020
Online
 
International Institute of Sports Management (IISM)
Mumbai, India

Post Graduate Program In Sports Management

Post Graduate Program In Sports Management -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
English
Jul 2020
Campus