Sport and Fitness Activities (Level 5) (Fast Track)

Glasgow Clyde College


Anniesland Campus, Cardonald Campus


This sport and fitness course is designed to prepare you for entry to the industry at a basic level or as preparation for studying a sport- or fitness-related course at Level 5 or 6.

You will gain practical skills and experience in a variety of sports and exercise contexts.

You must be physically fit to undertake the practical elements of the course.

Units include: Human Anatomy and Physiology; Indoor Sports: including Basketball, Volleyball, Swimming, Table Tennis Gymnastics and Badminton; Outdoor Sports: including Football, Rugby, Hockey, Athletics and American Football; Introduction to the Theory of Coaching and Instructing; Outdoor Activities: Mountain Biking, Hill Walking; Core Skills Development (National 5); Nutrition; Exercise Skills including Resistance and Circuit Training. Spin classes, Boxing and Kettle Bells.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 preferably including English, or NQ Sport and Fitness Activities (Level 4), or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview and pre-entry test.

Progression Routes

Further study at SCQF Level 6.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

19 weeks


Sport and Fitness

SCQF Level