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Sports refers to the act of playing a game requiring physical exertion. In education, sport training often includes training in the business side of the sports industry, as well as the physical act of playing sports. Those looking to work in sports and fitness related industries can benefit from studying sport more in depth.

What Is a course in Sport?

These courses will cover sport, fitness and coaching, helping students understand the science and leadership behind these areas. Sport training may also help students improve their skills in these areas.

What Are the Benefits of Taking a Course in Sport?

Taking a course in sport can fine-tune sports skills, provided training about the business and science behind sports and physical activity and set the foundation for a future fitness related career.

How Much Does It Cost to Take a Course in Sport?

The cost of a course in sports can vary depending on the number of hours it entails, the country in which you study and the university you choose.

What Kind of Career Improvement Can You Expect with a Course in Sport?

Those who take a course in sport will see their skills improve in various aspects of sports and fitness. This can open the door to a future career in the industry.

Why Take an Online Course in Sport?

If you have a difficult schedule, an online course in sports can help you gain these skills while still taking care of work and family responsibilities. It provides greater flexibility as to which university you choose as well.

Where to Take a Course in Sport?

Choose a school based on its overall sports and fitness program. You can find a course in sport in most major universities and colleges, including some dedicated primarily to sports education.

How to Apply to a Sport Course?

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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Wanderlust Exchange China

This project gives you the opportunity to have fun helping Chinese children learn tennis, whilst exploring one of the most successful and modern cities in China - Shangha ... [+]

Tennis Coach Internship Program Overview

This project gives you the opportunity to have fun helping Chinese children learn tennis, whilst exploring one of the most successful and modern cities in China - Shanghai. As a tennis coach assistant, you will be teaching tennis to children mostly aged between 4-10 years old.

Location: Shanghai, China Starting time: July 1st Length of stay: 2-3 months Arrival airport: Shanghai Pudong Airport Applicants Requirement: 18-35 years old 300+hours of tennis playing experience Have childcare or related coaching experience Secondary school diploma and above Good in health Clean criminal record Responsibilities: Assist in coaching tennis to children age... [-]
China Shanghai
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Full-time
2 - 3 months
Campus
MBP School of Coaches: The Master for football coaches in Barcelona

BASIC INFORMATION Title: Formative Soccer Expert for MBP School of Coaches Hours: 130 Hours Duration: 5 weeks ... [+]

BASIC INFORMATION

Title: Formative Soccer Expert for MBP School of Coaches Hours: 130 Hours Duration: 5 weeks Place: Avenida Arístides Maillol, 9-11 (bajos) - 08028 Barcelona Modality: presencial Language: Spanish and English Payment form: we offer different types of payment Special conditions: we offer special discounts for alumni and member of our collaborating entities Admissions: opened until starting date or finishing places

This course is developed in small group and admissions are limited.

ACADEMIC PROGRAM

PLANNING AND SCHEDULING (I)

THE THEORETICAL FRAMEWORK IN THE FORMATIVE STAGE THE PROSPECT OF FOOTBALL ANALYSIS IN THE FORMATIVE STAGE THE ANALYSIS OF THE TEACHING - LEARNING PROCESS EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY TRAINING PRINCIPLES ... [-]
Spain Barcelona
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Full-time
5 weeks
Campus
AISTS - International Academy of Sports Science and Technology

The AISTS Sport Event Management and Organisation Seminar (SEMOS) module offers an overview of the key tasks that people need to successfully plan, communicate and operat ... [+]

AISTS Sport Event Management & Organisation Seminar (SEMOS)

The next SEMOS will take place from the 7th - 11th of October, 2019 in Lausanne and from the 5th to the 9th of November in Singapore.

Gain all the benefits of a university course and education on a focused topic and in a condensed time frame.

The AISTS SEMOS module offers an overview of the key tasks that people need to successfully plan, communicate and operate when organising sport events, providing a 360° view and behind the scenes look at the mechanics of sport events.

Bringing together leaders of International Sport Federations and other experts of the AISTS network, including the International Olympic Committee and sport event organisers, AISTS SEMOS is both pertinent and practical, and recognises the increased expectations of spectators, media and sponsors at major events.... [-]

Switzerland Lausanne
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Full-time
5 - 5 days
Campus
Universidade Europeia

The Football Sport Director is the leader of this structure managing all issues related to the management and construction of the squad, in synergy with the coach's game ... [+]

About

Building a sports culture embodied in a coordinated structure is essential to the sports performance of a football club.

The Football Sport Director is the leader of this structure managing all issues related to the management and construction of the squad, in synergy with the coach's game model and the industry growth benchmark. The knowledge and skills that a Football Sport Director must master in order to perform his / her duties properly and effectively include the dimensions of football management, player identification and recruitment, leadership, communication and negotiation.

This course will provide these professionals with all the content that a Football Director should master so that he can meet the challenges that his club presents him every day in a much safer and more capable way.... [-]

Portugal Lisbon
October 2019
Portuguese
Full-time
Part-time
60 hours
Online
International Open Academy

Find your niche in the exciting and booming sports industry by representing sports people and making sure they get the best opportunities. ... [+]

About this course

Find your niche in the exciting and booming sports industry by representing sports people and making sure they get the best opportunities.

A job is usually a means to an end; a way to earn money so that you can live the life you want. But, what if your job was the life you wanted and not just a paycheck? The sports industry is constantly growing, and everyday people are making a living in a career that they love.

If you are interested in becoming one of many people who are finding job satisfaction in an industry that they love, then our online Sports Agent course is all you need to get you started. Everyday, players are getting signed to new contracts by teams and sponsors, and the need for sports agents to represent them and get them the best contract possibly is constantly increasing.... [-]

United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
60 days
Online
UNISPORT MANAGEMENT SCHOOL

What is it ?: The sports coaching is the competition that combines communication and analytical skills that every professional sport must master to move their sports know ... [+]

What is ?: Sports coaching It is the competition that combines communication and analytical skills that every professional sport must master to move their sports to own performance optimization, peers, subordinates or athletes responsible knowledge.

Program Objective: The program is aimed at all those who wish to train as a sports coach for beginners in the practice of the profession. Managers, sports managers, entrepreneurs and professionals from various fields can learn the techniques to develop coaching processes.

recipients: Sport passionate people and leadership eager to learn a new profession booming in all sectors.

Workload: 375H (Equivalence ECTS: 15 credits)... [-]

Spain Barcelona
Open Enrollment
Spanish
5 months
Online
International Career Institute

Join a booming industry that provides an array of career opportunities while helping other people look and feel better – the fitness industry. ICI guides you in entering ... [+]

Join a booming industry that provides an array of career opportunities while helping other people look and feel better – the fitness industry. ICI guides you in entering the enticing world of fitness as a personal trainer. Be able to make your clients achieve a healthy physique by learning more about the human body and the most effective exercises for every body type and objective.

Course Outline

Certificate III in Fitness (Gym Instructor) - SRF30206

Principles of Fitness Human Anatomy Exercise Science Client Communication Motivation Fitness Programming Nutrition Client Screening Fitness workplace (Law and OH&S)

Certificate IV in Fitness (Personal Trainer) - SRF40206

Principles of Fitness Advanced Exercise Science Client Communication Motivation Fitness Programming for Individuals Advanced Nutrition Promoting a Fitness Business ... [-]
United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
Online
Escuela Montalban Granada

We love nature. So we can take you to explore our Natural Parks or the Sierra Nevada National Park. Whether you like horseback riding, rock climbing, mountain biking or h ... [+]

General Spanish Courses

This course of 4 lessons a day allows students to complement holidays with language study. Students can start to learn Spanish from scratch, or to further improve their linguistic skills.

Courses start every Monday for all Spanish levels.

Classes: 4 lessons of 45 minutes per day from Monday to Friday in groups with max. 8 students. Course duration: from 1 to 2 weeks. Enrolment fee: 50 €. Timetable: from 09.00 to 12.15 h.

Course prices:

1 week: 180 € 2 weeks: 340 €

Combine a Spanish course with the following outdoor activities!

We love nature. So we can take you to explore our Natural Parks or the Sierra Nevada National Park. Whether you like horseback riding, rock climbing, mountain biking or hiking, our goal is to deliver you an outstanding experience and insights into the local environment and at the same time you can practice your Spanish with our guides.... [-]

Spain Granada
Open Enrollment
Full-time
1 - 2 weeks
Campus
CIAL - Centro de Linguas

Combination of language course (min. 2 weeks) in the morning and Surf lessons in the afternoon in beaches around Lisbon. ... [+]

Portuguese + Surf

Combination of language course (min. 2 weeks) in the morning and Surf lessons in the afternoon in beaches around Lisbon.

Transportation, insurance and equipment are included.

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Portugal Lisbon Faro
October 2019
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
Derby College

The Derby County Community Trust Education and Football programme gives aspiring young footballers the opportunity to develop their 11-a-side football skills while studyi ... [+]

Course Summary

The Derby County Community Trust Education and Football programme gives aspiring young footballers the opportunity to develop their 11-a-side football skills while studying Level 3 academic qualifications in Sport to enhance their career prospects.

The College’s partnership with the award-winning DCCT enables students to benefit from the expertise of highly qualified and respected coaches, which enhances the football-focused curriculum.

Training sessions and competitive fixtures are carried out alongside your main programme of study. Your academic performance will impact your access to matches and training, so you must maintain high levels of attendance and keep up to date with your assessments.... [-]

United Kingdom Ilkeston Derby
August 2020
Full-time
6 - 12 months
Campus
Kensington and Chelsea College

This one year course offers a flexible and comprehensive range of modules. Students select a personalised course that can meet a variety of outcomes. Modules are availabl ... [+]

Kensington and Chelsea College has a successful history of providing Further Education courses for adults. We offer a wide range of full-time and part-time courses right in the heart of London.

There are often many reasons for returning to study later in life; you could simply want to pursue a new interest or hobby, or pick up where you left off at school. Whatever your reasons, we offer a wide variety of courses suitable for adult learning and be supported through your programme by our experienced and supportive staff.

Course Overview

This one year course offers a flexible and comprehensive range of modules. Students select a personalised course that can meet a variety of outcomes. Modules are available at different levels, and subject areas include Anatomy Physiology, Health & Fitness, Sports Injuries, First Aid, Biomechanics, Sports Psychology, Diet and Nutrition, Coaching Skills and Sociology. These are applied to sport and exercise through classroom study, discussion and practical workshops. Acceptance on all courses is by interview only. You will need to demonstrate an interest and enthusiasm for the subject, along with a good level of both written and spoken English. Help and assistance can be given to students who have difficulty with language, numeric and IT skills. Successful completion of the course can lead directly to employment in the community, Higher Education or other vocational awards.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Part-time
34 weeks
Campus
Outward Bound Costa Rica

What’s the best way to explore two Central American countries? Go on a cross-country expedition with Outward Bound Costa Rica and trek from the Caribbean to the Pacific! ... [+]

What’s the best way to explore two Central American countries? Go on a cross-country expedition with Outward Bound Costa Rica and trek from the Caribbean to the Pacific! Our Coast to Coast Expedition Semester is an 85-day course with an immersive journey on foot through valleys and lush rainforests for 26 days.

You will have the opportunity to brush up on your Spanish and immerse in Costa Rican traditions while through a homestay with a family in a rural area. Boost your leadership and raft-guiding skills through challenging and exhilarating whitewater rafting excursions. Explore remote tropical islands on a kayak and catch some waves on world-renowned beaches.

Then, travel to neighboring countries - Panama and Nicaragua. Go scuba diving in tropical waters and take part in service learning projects. Engage with natives through activities like sailing, wakeboarding, and snorkeling. At the end of the program, you will earn First Aid and CPR certifications, as well as up to 12 academic credits.... [-]

Costa Rica Cartago
September 2019
Full-time
1 semester
Campus
CAVILAM

An opportunity for younger learners between the ages of 12 and 16 to make the most of their summer with a fun approach to learning French and the chance to try out differ ... [+]

Objectives & programme

An opportunity for younger learners between the ages of 12 and 16 to make the most of their summer with a fun approach to learning French and the chance to try out different sports! A partnership between CAVILAM – Alliance française and summer-camp organiser Vichy Stages (an approved Youth & Sports organisation). All participants receive a certificate on completing the course.

Mornings:

French lessons at CAVILAM – Alliance française with qualified teachers experienced in working with children and teenagers (no more than 15 students per class). Foreign students take French classes while French students may choose between English, Spanish and German. All students take part in the same activities in the afternoon.... [-]

France Vichy
September 2019
Full-time
1 - 52 weeks
Campus
University of St Andrews - International Summer Programmes

Saints Sport manages all sport and fitness related activities, services and facilities at the University of St Andrews and is a partnership between the Department of Spor ... [+]

Saints Sport manages all sport and fitness related activities, services and facilities at the University of St Andrews and is a partnership between the Department of Sport and the Athletic Union. We pride ourselves on our students’ ability to excel both in their academic and sporting endeavours and hold the student experience as a cornerstone of our strategy.

At Saints Sport we are committed to developing the perfect environment for the pursuit of excellence, enhancing student experience and personal development through involvement in sport and increasing engagement in sport within and outwith the University. Each strand of our programme helps us to work towards our goal and provides the best possible springboard for our graduates into the world, to help develop our staff and provide opportunities for our community.... [-]

United Kingdom Saint Andrews
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Full-time
1 week
Campus
La Salle International Graduate School IGS

Sports Coaching was created in response to an increasingly urgent need to balance technological progress and competitiveness in the world of sports ... [+]

Programma sports coaching

Sports Coaching was created in response to an increasingly urgent need to balance the technological and competitive in sports and mental fitness of athletes to this new reality. Most often appear in different forums, debates and articles, comments on the importance for professional athletes: the concentration, emotions, anxiety, mental control and many other items related more to his personal attitude, with its technical skills.

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This program is designed to:

• Provide knowledge and tools necessary to carry out the whole process of Sports Coaching.

• Provide a level of reflection leading to share experiences and build knowledge about managing people in sporting environments.... [-]

Spain Madrid
September 2019
Part-time
5 months
Campus