Sports and Fitness (Level 5)

Ayrshire College


Ayr Campus, Kilmarnock Campus, Kilwinning Campus


This course gives you a good introduction to sport and fitness, with a particular focus on the fitness industry, its opportunities and what you’ll need for a successful career in it.

You’ll spend most of your time in our fitness suites and sports facilities, both indoor and outdoor. Motivation and participation is essential, and you’ll work alongside your peers, gaining confidence and developing leadership skills.

Entry Requirements

Relevant subjects at National 4 and 5; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Entry is subject to an 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 course at SCQF Levels 6 to 7 or employment.

Start Date

August, January



Study Method

Full time

Course Length

17 weeks


Sport and Fitness

SCQF Level