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Diploma in Sport - Level 3 at South Thames College

Course description

This course will help develop your understanding of sports and fitness and prepare you for the university-level study or help boost your skills that should give you better job prospects.

Course content

Although the course is still being finalised, and is subject to validation, the units you'll be studying in the first year are likely to be:

  • Fitness training and programming
  • Health, sport and wellbeing
  • Sports leadership
  • Fitness testing
  • Anatomy and physiology.

Entry requirements

To be confirmed but will probably be four GCSEs grades A*-C in relevant subjects, including English and maths, or a related Level 2 qualification at least at merit.


You'll be assessed through practical performance and a portfolio of work that you'll build up over the course.

Future opportunities

If you complete the course successfully you should be able to progress onto university-level study or look for work.

Further information

You'll need good quality trainers and fitness gear to complete your practical work.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Thames College directly.

Last updated date: 04 December 2015
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