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  • Fitness Coach/Instructor
  • Gym Manager
  • PE Teacher
  • Personal Trainer
  • Sports Development Officer
  • Sports Instructor
  • Sports/Leisure Centre Manager

These programmes are based in the new Oval Campus in Bebington, also involving many outdoor pursuits within the UK. With the help of your tutors’ extensive experience in a range of outdoor activities and competitive sports, you will develop your theoretical knowledge and physical skills to succeed in this exhilarating and growing industry.

Study programmes delivered at the Oval Campus, Bebington include:

Course Level Code

What next?

Many students progress onto jobs and/or self employment once they have completed their full-time study programmes. Level 3 students often progress onto Higher Education to study on degree programmes.

Career opportunities

Salaries for Sports Development Officers range from £20,000 to £35,000 per year and managers can earn up to £50,000 per year. Starting salaries for Fitness Instructors are around £13,000 per year and experienced instructors can earn around £20,000 per year. Leisure Centre Managers can earn between £17,000 and around £25,000 per year, and senior managers can earn over £35,000 per year.

Source: nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

Where are they now?

Fiona Nuttall

Fiona studied the BTEC Sport and Exercise Science level 3 Diploma at Wirral Met and recently ran for Merseyside at ESAA Cross Country Championships. Fiona has been accepted onto university to read Sports Science

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