Applied Sports and Exercise Science (HND year 1)

Ayrshire College


Kilwinning Campus


If you’d like to work in a sport or exercise support capacity, this is the course for you, as it covers all the key aspects of sports and exercise science, including Sport Psychology and Mechanics.

On successful completion, you’ll meet the required industry standard to become REPS (Register of Exercise Professionals) Level 2 accredited, effectively providing you with the correct qualification for working within any gym/exercise facility.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers; or Advanced Sports and Fitness (Level 6); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Entry subject to 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

HND Applied Sports and Exercise Science (Year 2)

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Sport and Fitness

SCQF Level