Whether you are interested in Sports Coaching, Physical Education, Nutrition or Personal Training, our range of courses will help you pursue your ambition within this energetic and ever-growing industry.

Our courses provide opportunities for further training, education and employment in the Sports Science, Health and Fitness industries. With active and stimulating study programmes, supported by work placements and volunteering opportunities, you are sure to gain valuable experience and skills within your desired area of interest.

Our College also runs a Football development academy providing the opportunity to train and compete and provide routes into club level Football.


Our full-time courses provide you with the knowledge, skills and experience to progress and excel in your chosen Sport & Fitness career. You will gain vital experiences from learning in our commercial-standard Gym and range of practical activities, whilst also taking advantages of our close links with local sports clubs and foreign partners. As a College we take pride in offering cultural visits and opportunities for Sport & Fitness students to gain experience internationally.

Our courses provide:

  • Access to modern training facilities
  • Teaching from experienced tutors with a range of expertise with Sport & Fitness
  • Close links with external clubs and organisations
  • Opportunities to undertake additional qualifications to boost employment and progression opportunities
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Football partnership with LJR Coaching

The Isle of Wight College boasts its own College Football programme, offering training and competitive games provision with the ECFA.

Sports students who wish to take this opportunity will access training from FA qualified coaches through LJR coaching, Strength and Conditioning programmes to develop key physical attributes and compete against other ECFA College teams within league and cup format.

Additionally, the College has relationships with Newport IW Football clubs to develop players into a high standard of local Football.

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If you take a course focused on football studies you will benefit from:

  • Full time sport study & football education programme
  • Train, play, learn.
  • Work towards achieving a Level 3 Diploma in Sport & Physical Activity
  • Train & compete in AOC College Football League as part of your programme of study
  • Opportunities to gain vital FA Coaching qualifications
  • Football Training sessions & match days
  • Game video & performance analysis
  • Player development profiling
  • Strength & conditioning sessions
  • Career development and routes into pathways within the Football industry, including coaching experience
  • Opportunities for International travel and work experience
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