Coaching and Developing Sport HNC

University of the Highlands and Islands
In Perth (Scotland)

Price on request

Important information

  • HNC
  • Perth (Scotland)

The HNC Coaching and Developing Sport course allows you to develop an understanding of both the theoretical and practical issues relating to a career in sports coaching for indoor or outdoor sports.

If you're already working in the sports industry, or you want to kick off your career in sport, this course is ideal for you.

Important information

Where and when

Starts Location
15 September 2016
Crieff Road, PH1 2NX, Perth and Kinross, Scotland
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What you'll learn on the course


Course programme

Year 1 - HNC Mandatory units are: Sports Coaching Theory and Practice Conduct and Ethics for Sport and Fitness Practitioners Anatomy, Physiology and Energy Systems Coaching of Sports: An Introduction Sports Development: An Introduction Workplace Experience Coaching Children Research in Sport and Fitness: An Introduction Coaching and Developing Sport: Graded Unit 1 Optional units may include:    

Flexibility training Strength and Conditioning: An Introduction Principles of Fitness Training Fitness Testing for Sport Personal Development Planning First Aid for Sport and Fitness Psychology of Sports Coaching Assist in a Sport or Fitness Related Event Prevention and Rehabilitation of Sports Injuries Safe Practice in Outdoor Activities Foundations of Outdoor Activities Option units available may vary depending on study location, for more information contact your chosen campus