Whether you have the skills to become a premier league footballer or represent Team GB in the next Olympic games, or maybe you wish to become a coach, personal trainer or sports therapist, our programmes will give you the experience required.
Learners who choose to study for qualifications in sport will gain experience in fitness testing, practical sport, anatomy and physiology, injury in sport, exercise and fitness instruction and planning and leading sports activities. As a Sport learner, you’ll have access to our state-of-the-art facilities at the Alan Higgs Centre, including 3G outdoor pitches, 3G indoor dome pitch, strength and conditioning gyms, 50 metre Olympic swimming pool and analysis rooms.
There are approximately 904 sport coaches and instructors employed in Coventry and the surrounding areas.
The average salary for sport coaches and instructors is £21,154 per year.
If working outdoors and keeping fit and healthy is your passion, then a career in the sports sector could be perfect for you. Job roles include:
- Fitness Instructor
- Professional Athlete
- Sport and Leisure Assistant
- Sports Coach or Instructor
- Sports Scientist
- Sport Teaching Professional
- Health Associate Professional
- Leisure & Sport Manager
Please select the type of qualification you are looking for:
We have excellent Sports Education programmes in collaboration with official college partners, including Sky Blues in the Community.
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December 19, 2022
Jake Wade, 17, has been selected for the AoC Sport England College’s Men’s Hockey Squad for the 2022-23 season.
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May 26, 2022
A group of five Level 3 Sports students at Coventry College have all achieved part-time jobs with CV Life, the organisation which runs the Allen Higgs Centre