Introduction to Sport and Fitness

Dundee and Angus College


Gardyne Campus


Throughout this course learners are given the opportunity to build a wide range of vocational skills whilst boosting confidence and enhancing practical performance. SQA units will be delivered in a range of areas in sports performance and participation, outdoor pursuits (campus specific), fitness, coaching and officiating plus communication and meta-skills integrated within units.

Learners will have the opportunity to work with a host of external partners through placement opportunities within the course.

Entry Requirements

Suitable for a range of learners including school leavers or individuals with limited qualifications who wish to start their journey within Sports and Fitness. Entry subject to interview, practical assessment and personal statement. Reference may be required.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need

Progression Routes

Certificate in Coaching Sport and Fitness, Certificate in Uniformed Services or employment in the sport and fitness industry.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Sport, Fitness and Uniformed Services

SCQF Level