In this course you will develop advanced leadership and coaching skills and build your knowledge of how to assist high performance athletes in becoming fitter, faster, and stronger.
You’ll specialise in Human performance and learn all about the inner workings of the human body and how athletes are trained to increase performance.
Learn about human movement, nutrition and anatomy, training methods and programmme design, performance analysis and strategy. Plus gain invaluable industry experience with a work placement in the sport and recreation industry.
On completion of this course you can pursue degree-level study with study pathways with the University of Canterbury, Manukau Institute of Technology, The University of Waikato or the Open Polytechnic of New Zealand.
This course is delivered by the New Zealand Institute of Sport – NZMA's Sport & Fitness School
You will learn:
Advanced leadership and coaching skills
Applied Human movement and anatomy
Training methods and programme design
Performance analysis and strategy
Health and wellness solutions