Sport and Fitness Activities (Level 6) (Fast Track)

Glasgow Clyde College


Anniesland Campus


This sport and fitness course prepares you to work in the leisure industry. It also provides the knowledge required to progress onto Access to; HN Fitness, Health and Exercise and HNC Fitness, Health and Exercise. (Anniesland Campus) or Access to Sports Coaching and HND Coaching and Developing Sport (Cardonald Campus) and HND Coaching and Developing Sport (Langside Campus)

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

The course consists of Level 6 units, which cover a range of practical and theoretical sports and fitness related subjects.

Units may include:
Human Physiology; Developing Volunteering; Indoor Games and Sports; Circuit Training, Fixed Weights; Planning Personal Fitness

A programme of team building and leadership skills is undertaken along with a focus on gaining National Governing Body Awards where applicable, including Sports Hall Athletics, Intro to Badminton Coaching, SFA Coaching Certificate at 1.1 and 1.2

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 5 preferably including English or NQ Sports and Fitness Activities (Level 5); or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4 or 5. Interview and pre-entry test.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC courses

Start Date

August, January



Study Method

Full time

Course Length

6 months


Sport and Fitness

SCQF Level