Sport diplomas

Reach your potential on and off the pitch

Study at an Ofsted Outstanding college and benefit from our semi-professional sports environment with world-class facilities. Through our unique Hartpury Certificate, you’ll develop the knowledge, skills and experience that employers or universities are looking for.

Our sports diplomas cover fitness, physical education and coaching, and science, as well as specific sporting disciplines linked to our performance Sports Academies.

You’ll benefit from a practical learning environment, competing athletes on campus and plenty of opportunities to gain industry experience. Your diploma could equate to enough tariff points for university study or prepare you for a rewarding career in the sports industry.

Developing knowledge and skills
Our multi-million-pound sports facilities provide the ideal learning environment for you to develop your expertise. From gyms, pitches and training areas, to scientific labs and some of the most advanced technologies in the world, you’ll have everything you need to develop your career in sport.

Developing employability
As part of your unique Hartpury Certificate, you’ll undertake a work placement. We have partnerships with over 2,000 employers across the UK – many of our students progress life-long careers with their placement provider. You’ll also have opportunities to work with local schools, clubs, and the wider community, building fantastic connections for your future.

Developing life skills
As part of our Hartpury Certificate, our specialist lecturers and support staff will help to develop your confidence, resilience, and independence to prepare you for your next steps after college.

Ready to apply?

Places to study at our Ofsted Outstanding college are competitive, so we recommend submitting your application early before courses get full. Once submitted, we’ll be in touch to progress next steps.

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Semi-professional sports environment

Ella Cull - BTEC Level 3 Diploma Sport and BSc Sports Coaching graduate. 

"Having access to so many coaching opportunities at Hartpury has prepared me for my dream career as a further education lecturer."

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