National Certificate in Coaching Science

BECOME A SPORTS COACH!

NQF 5 | FULL QUALIFICATION

Distance Learning
Duration
12 Months
Course Fee
R23,500.00
Credits
120 Credits
Internationally Recognised
Not Internationally Recognised
NQF 5

A full qualification which will give the learner the knowledge, skills and values that will enable them to assume job responsibilities as a sport coach in schools, clubs and private institutions

Where to Study
Campuses and Support Centres are located in the following regions
JOHANNESBURG | PRETORIA | CAPE TOWN | DURBAN | PORT ELIZABETH | NELSPRUIT | POTCHEFSTROOM
Course Requirements
Course Requirements

You will need a Grade 12 National Senior Certificate (or equivalent).

If you do not hold a level 4 NQF you can apply to study our Fitness Instructor NQF 4 Certificate. Successfully completing this will provide you access to our NQF 5 programmes

Payment Terms
Payment Terms

3 Month Payment Terms

• Course fee: R23,500 (Deposit R7,990 + 2 x Monthly Instalments of R7,755)

11 Month Payment Terms

• Course fee: R25,850 (Deposit R4,700 + 10 x Monthly Instalments of R2,115)

Step 1
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The National Certificate in Coaching Science is a full qualification which will give the learner the knowledge, skills and values that will enable them to assume job responsibilities as a sport coach in schools, clubs and private institutions.

Students who have completed the National Certificate in Coaching Science can advance to the National Diploma in Coaching Science and become an Advanced Sports Coach!

The National Certificate in Coaching Science is offered as a Distance with Workshops programme with the addition of Sport Specific Practical Workshops which are offered from HFPA Campuses and Sports Facilities, nationally.

We offer the following 3 sporting code workshops:

  • Athletics
  • Football
  • Rugby

The Athletics Sporting Code is included in the course package and students can choose one other Sporting Code which will be included in the course fee.

Study Modes Offered:
  • DISTANCE LEARNING (includes workshops and hard copy manuals)
Distance Learner Workshops are offered nationally from our support centres at no additional fee (we offer 2 workshop cycles per annum for this course, so you can register at any time and work at your own pace). Workshop attendance is optional. All students access our comprehensive HFPA Online Learning Platform. Our team of HFPA Online Tutors offer structured online support to all Distance and Online students Campuses and Distance Learner Support Workshops in these regions: JHB | PRETORIA | CAPE TOWN | DURBAN | PORT ELIZABETH | NELSPRUIT | POTCHEFSTROOM | ONLINE Successful completion of the National Certificate in Coaching Science provides access to the National Diploma in Coaching Science.

Course Commencement dates for 2022

Module 1: Sport Coaching Principles Module 2: Exercise Training Principles Module 3: Sport Team Management Module 4: Health and Safety Module 5: Diversity Equity Management Module 6: Research Methods Elective: Athletics
  • 120 Credits
  • SAQA Registered
  • NQF level 5
  • SETA accredited Full Qualification (CathsSeta)
  • Recognised and registered with REPSSA (Register of Exercise Professionals South Africa). REPSSA is part of ICREPS (International Confederation of Registers for Exercise Professionals)
  • Become a sports coach in schools, clubs and private institutions