Loughborough College
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Sport Courses

Overview

The world of sport offers a rich variety of interesting and rewarding career opportunities.

Our sports courses are applied in nature and provide students with the opportunity to develop transferable skills for employment and further/post-graduate study. As a sports student you will become a part of Loughborough Sport that combines the College, Loughborough University and Loughborough Students' Union.

As a student here you will have access to an excellent range of sports facilities both onsite and at Loughborough University including specialist sports halls, rubber crumb pitches with associated coaching/observation facilities, sports analysis and fitness suites, dance and spin studios and physiology labs. Ofsted rated the College as Good overall with double Outstanding for its sports provision.

Staff are sensitive to the needs of high level performers and specialist elite welfare support tutors are available to assist with learning.

All of our higher education sports courses including foundation degrees, BA (Hons) and BSc (Hons) are validated and awarded by Loughborough University.

Courses

    Jamell Anderson

    “As a student I’ve been able to use facilities both at the College and the university, network with important people and experience an overall increase in opportunities.”

    Leicester Riders Basketball player Jamell Anderson is on track for a fantastic sporting career and hoping to use his degree in Sports Science (Management) to achieve his aspirations of competing at NBA level.

    Rebecca Horsfield

    “It’s been a very good three years at the College."

    Nineteen-year-old sports student Rebecca Horsfield speaks very positively about the support offered to her at Loughborough College.

    She is currently doing a Sports Massage course, following on from a Level 3 Sports Exercise and Coaching qualification.

    Mik Renard

    "If anything, what I have experienced has actually exceeded my expectations."

    Sports student Mik Renard says he joined ‘the best of the best’ at Loughborough College – and it is living up to its top billing.

    The 18-year-old second year BTEC Sports and Exercise Science student, who developed a passion for sport playing rugby and representing Norfolk, wanted ‘the best qualification in the best place’ and adds: “I’d had experience of lower level courses so I can make a comparison with other colleges.

    Katie Godwin

    "There were many reasons why I chose to study at Loughborough College. The facilities are great, the salons are fitted out with everything you need and being a part-time course, it was ideal for me to get back into the classroom and education."

    Katie Godwin has been on an inspirational journey since joining Loughborough College and her achievements have been recognised city-wide. Recently shortlisted for the Lord Lieutenant’s Young Braveheart of the Year Award, Katie has made great strides both academically and personally.

    Paige Gunn

    “The facilities at Loughborough College are amazing. We have comfy classrooms with sofas for when we have lectures and we have a fantastic rubber crumb pitch so we can do practical sessions whatever the weather.”

    Level 3 Subsidiary Sports Coaching student Paige Gunn couldn’t speak more highly of her course describing Loughborough as the 'best College experience you can have'.

    David Fletcher

    "I cannot recommend Loughborough College enough to start your journey as a highly successful personal trainer. The staff, the facilities, the course content and the location set you up for a fantastic career in the fitness industry."

    Disclaimer

    Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information contained on this website is correct, the College accepts no liability for any errors or omissions. Please note that details are subject to change without notice with regard to the provision of courses, course times and dates and the fees and charges levied.