Get the qualifications you need to launch a successful career in the sports industry.
Sport Campus Tours
Book a guided tour and come and take a look around our Sporting facilities!
Studying Sport at Weston College
With fantastic connections in the sporting industry, we recognise your abilities and efforts and support you to achieve your top potential.
We have a history of providing qualifications that give students the edge when they apply for jobs. Plus, our courses range from Level 1 to degree-level.
All of our Sports courses take place in our bespoke, state-of-the-art flagship facility: The Health and Active Living Skills Centre.
Available Sport courses
Taken straight from our virtual open evenings, take a guided tour of our Weston Sport facilities!
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Want to work in the sport sector?
Sport brings together communities, improves health and well-being and provides essential skills, such as teamwork, coaching others, leadership and resilience. Roles available in the sport sector are incredibly diverse; you could become a Coach, a sports Journalist, a Sports Scientist, or many other careers. If you study a BTEC you'll get the necessary understanding and skills, to help further a career in this fast-paced and expanding industry.
- Sports Agent
- Sports Marketing
- Sports Journalist
- Sport Media Commentator
- Social Media Influencer
- Sports Lawyer
- Sports Agent
- Fitness/Gym Manager
- Leisure Manager
- Director/ Head of Centre
- Education Manager
- Swimming Teacher
- Leisure Centre Manager
- Recreation Assistant
- Team Leader
- Community Health Officer
- Pilates, Yoga or Tai Chi Instructor
- Elite Performance (assistant coach, coach, advanced/senior coach)
- Athlete (sponsorship, influencer, performer)
- Sports Analyst
- Sports Scientist
- Strengthening and Conditioning Professional
- Sports Scientist
- Sports Nutritionist
- Sports Kit Manager
- Outdoor Activities Instructor
- Assistant Activity Leader
- Outdoor Centre Manager
- Mountain Leader
- Outdoor Event Organiser
- Fitness Facilities Manager
- Gym Instructor
- Group Exercise Instructor
- Personal Trainer
- Membership Consultant
- Primary Teaching
- PE Teaching
- Sports Development Manager
- Sports Development Officer
Occupations related to Sport
Leisure or Sports Manager
Leisure and sports managers organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources required for the provision of sporting, artistic, theatrical and other recreational and amenity services.
Employment in region: 1,910 positions
Professional sportsmen and women train and compete, either individually or as part of a team, in their chosen sport for financial gain.
Employment in region: 590 positions
Sports Coach, Instructor or Official
Sports coaches, instructors and officials work with amateur and professional sportsmen and women to enhance performance, encourage greater participation in sport, supervise recreational activities such as canoeing and mountaineering, and organise and officiate at sporting events according to established rules.
Employment in region: 2,947 positions
What our students say
Chloe Carchrie, Sport and Exercise Science
“I have had many opportunities to represent the college and have received excellent coaching”
Former school: Priory
Course: Sport and Exercise Science
What next? Chloe aims to pursue netball as a career, study at degree-level, and would like to teach sport.