Certificate in Coaching Sport and Fitness

Dundee and Angus College


Arbroath Campus, Gardyne Campus


This course includes SQA units which will be delivered in a range of areas in sports performance and participation, outdoor pursuits (campus specific), fitness, coaching and officiating with 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 and gain other qualifications such as SCUK/ NGB Awards, NPLQ, First Aid and Level 2 Gym Instructor.

Entry Requirements

Relevant subjects at National 4/5 including English, Physical Education or a science subject. Interview. Interview and practical assessment. 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

Advanced Certificate in Coaching; HND Coaching and Developing Sport; HNC Fitness, Health and Exercise

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Sport, Fitness and Uniformed Services

SCQF Level