Why study Sport and Fitness with The Open University?
Through our sport and fitness courses, you'll study both the physical and psychological needs of sports men and women and exercise clients. You'll use audiovisual case studies and reflect on potential or actual situations in your own work or practice.
The benefits of studying a sport and fitness qualification with us are:
- We enhance your learning through innovative technology.
- Flexible study fits around your work and other commitments.
- You can use it as a preparatory step towards teaching physical education.
Careers in Sport and Fitness
The Open University's sports and fitness qualifications can enhance your prospects in sports coaching, fitness training or the leadership of recreational groups. They'll also be valuable if you're self-employed in the sport and fitness sector, work at sports clubs or wish to further your career in sports management or sports development.
Our courses in sports and fitness can help you start or progress your career as a:
- Sports Coach
- Fitness Instructor
- Personal Trainer
- PE Teacher