Sports and Fitness (Level 5)

Dumfries and Galloway College


Dumfries Campus


This course will develop your knowledge and skills for working in the sport and fitness industry. The learning you do on this course links directly to the skills employers are looking for. You will gain experience and confidence from a range of practical and theory activities that will make you more employable.

The course will include the following:

Contemporary Fitness and Exercise Training Methods; Leadership within Physical Activities; Nutrition, Health and Wellbeing; Teamwork through Sport and Recreation Activity; Meta-skills.

The course content is subject to change.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. 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

NQ Sport and Fitness (Level 6)

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Sport and Fitness

SCQF Level