Sports Science

Whether you are looking to study an introductory Level 1 course or you are a budding  professional athlete in the making, you will experience the highest-quality sporting education available at Milton Keynes College. Our Sport Science and Health & Fitness programmes have been designed to inspire excellence and encourage innovation within our students. While studying with us, you will benefit from the expert guidance of our specialist staff who have extensive experience working within the Sport Science and Health & Fitness industries. 

We offer a large range of bespoke courses from Sport Academy programmes which educate sporting stars of tomorrow to coaching qualifications which will enable learners to develop the transferable skills needed to be an inspiring coach and deliver a great work-out session.

Sports Science Department

Our Sport Academy provides learners with a fantastic opportunity to study while training and representing the College at a national level within the British Colleges of Sport (BCS). The Academy offers top training and coaching for football, rugby, basketball and racket ball sports.

The Sports Coaching Legacy Programme provides opportunities for learners to volunteer as sports leaders and work alongside our sports development team to become competent coaches for working within the industry or embarking on Higher Education programmes. This programme will allow you to organise and facilitate coaching sessions with children from local schools and carry out personal training with local community groups.

We also offer full and part-time gym instructor and personal trainer qualifications, sports massage training, apprenticeships and Sport at HND level. 

Some examples of our courses include:

Level 1 NCFE Introductory Diploma to Sport & Public Services
Level 3 BTEC  Diploma Sport (Leadership & Coaching Legacy Programme)
Level 2 NCFE Certificates in Fitness Instructing & Sport Coaching – Football
Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport (Development, Coaching & Fitness) - Racquet Sports
Level 2 NCFE Certificates in Fitness Instructing & Nutrition
Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport (Performance and Excellence) - Football
Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport & Exercise Sciences
Level 3 NCFE Certificate in Personal Training
Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing - Gym
Level 3 VTCT Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy
Level 4 VTCT Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy

For full course information please visit our online Course Finder