Sport

Sport

“The sky has no limits and neither should you.” — Usain Bolt

The sport industry is worth over £23 billion and employs over a million people in the UK. It offers many different types of employment from athletes right through to sport business management and everything in between. Whether you’re interested in performing, aiding performance, hosting sporting events, producing sports equipment, or even writing about it; if sport is your passion, there’ll be a role in the industry to match your skills, experience and ambitions.

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Skills required

  • Leadership
  • Problem solving
  • Collaboration
  • Team work

Example career options

  • Coach
  • Sports Scientist
  • Sport Management
  • PE Teacher

What our students say

“I chose to study Sport at North Notts College, because it provides me with the skills required to pursue a career in professional ice hockey and personal training.”

Ellie Newton
Ellie Newton Level 3 - BTEC National Extended Diploma in Sports Coaching and Development

“I really enjoy coming into College, because it’s a friendly and enjoyable place to learn and I learn the skills that I need for a career in Sport.”

Christian Glister
Christian Glister Level 3 - BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Sports Coaching and Development

“I love sport and College provides me with the perfect place to see my friends and develop the skills I need to work within Sport.”

Lana Ballantyne Level 3 - BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Sports Coaching and Development
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