Entry to Sport, Fitness and Physical Activity (Level 5)

West College Scotland


Paisley Campus, Clydebank Campus, Greenock (Finnart Street) Campus


This course will help you gain basic skills, knowledge and qualifications relating to a career in the sport/fitness, physical activity, care and wellbeing economies. It will also provide you with opportunities to learn and develop confidence and resilience in your leadership, coaching, employability, performance, and meta skills. You will study and learn about the benefits of physical activity, active health, personal wellbeing, personal training and fitness instruction.

The course is the entry to point to a journey that will change your life in a way that will enable you, to use sport, fitness and physical activity as a way of changing the lives of others.

Entry Requirements

Relevant subjects at National 4 or 5.

Progression Routes

Advanced Sport, Fitness and Physical Activity (Level 6)

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Sport and Fitness

SCQF Level