Introduction to Sport (Fast Track)

North East Scotland College


Aberdeen City Campus


This course is for those interested in working in the sport and fitness industry, and will provide you with a good understanding of leisure, health and wellbeing. Throughout the course you will get the opportunity to build a wide range of vocational skills whilst boosting your confidence and enhancing your practical performance.

You will study personal fitness and wellbeing, sports performance and how to deal with accidents and emergencies. You will take part in a wide variety of practical work, where you will develop your skills in sports such as indoor football, table tennis, badminton and volleyball. A wide range of essential skills will also be developed to enhance employment opportunities. Experience and development of key skills such as problem solving, decision making and general social confidence.

Entry Requirements

Subjects at National 4, preferably including English

Progression Routes

Sport, Exercise and Fitness - Level 2 Diploma; Entry to The Uniformed Services - Level 2 Diploma

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

19 weeks


Sport, Fitness and Uniformed Services

SCQF Level