Coaching and Developing Sport

Fife College


Kirkcaldy (St Brycedale) Campus


Following on from the HNC Coaching and Developing Sport, this course is designed to continue to develop and support your pursuit of a career within sports coaching and sports development. You must have passed HNC Coaching and Developing Sport in order to be enrolled on this course.

Core units:
Fitness conditioning in sport; Sports mechanics; Improving coaching in sport; Coaching of sports performance development; Sports development and research; Coaching and development sport: graded units 2 and 3.

Optional units:
Nutrition for fitness, health and exercise; Strength and conditioning for sports performance; Psychology of sports performance; Inclusive sport coaching; Managing a sport or fitness related event; Managing volunteers.

Entry Requirements

HNC Coaching and Developing Sport. Interview.

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

Relevant degree course

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Sport and Fitness

SCQF Level