Chesterfield College

Sport Coaching Chesterfield College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Sheffield Hallam University


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Course summary

This course is designed to prepare you for a career as a professional sports coach. Whether you want to work in a performance or participation domain, in schools, governing bodies, professional sports clubs or commercial sport/activity settings, the course has been planned to challenge and support your development to be the best sport coach you can be.
Whether you aspire to coach children, adolescents or adults as a professional sports coach we will extend your knowledge and understanding of how to design coaching sessions, plan for participant development or adapt your delivery to achieve desired outcomes, we'll help you get there.
Your studies involve theory and practical elements, where lectures and essay writing are combined with real-world opportunities to put your knowledge into practice. During your course, you will undertake a work placement in an appropriate sport coaching setting.
We know that to be an employable graduate, you need to able to think and act creatively, formulate solutions to problems and be an effective communicator whether in a written, verbal or social media environment. We support you to develop those skills so that you can interact effectively with others in a range of sport coaching situations.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code 1117
Institution code C56
Campus name Chesterfield College
Campus code 0

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff A relevant Level 3 Qualification
English and Maths (Grade C/4 or above at GCSE or Level 2 equivalent)
Mature students with relevant experience will also be considered

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6,995 * Year 1
Northern Ireland £6,995 * Year 1
Scotland £6,995 * Year 1
Wales £6,995 * Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Chesterfield College
Infirmary Road
S41 7NG

Course contact details


01246 500500

Main Contact

01246 500500

Fax: 01246 500587