Sport and Fitness Activities (Level 6)

Glasgow Clyde College


Anniesland Campus


NQ Sport and Fitness Activities (Level 6) prepares you to work in the leisure industry. It also provides the knowledge required to progress onto HND Coaching and Developing Sport or HND Fitness, Health and Exercise.

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 relevant subjects at National 5 including an English based subject, or NQ Sports and Fitness Activities (Level 5); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4 or 5. Interview, reference and pre-entry test.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC courses

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

19 weeks


Sport and Fitness

SCQF Level