"I'm not sure where to start! I have an idea but I don't know what the steps ahead are and what is the best way to progress?"

If you have wondered how to carve out a career as nutritionist, psychologist, physiologist etc, then this course will help you gain more clarity of understanding, know what will be expected of you, realise the options and prevent the classic mistakes for you.

This course will give you the inside track view on what you need to do to carve out a career in your chosen discipline route AND help you sharpen up your mindset so that you have the right approach to working in elite sport.

Who Is This Course For?

Ideal For: These courses are aimed at students who are starting to wonder about their future career and want to take action.

Not Suited For: Students who are not prepared to put the work in! We know that the best rise to the top. This course is for those who want to get ahead but need a proven guide.

Expert guides;

  • Dr Sophie Killer on Nutrition

  • Dr Josephine Perry on Psychology

  • Duncan Locke on Performance Analysis

  • Tommy Yule on Strength and Conditioning

  • Alex Bailey on Performance Lifestyle

  • Jason Laird on Physiotherapy

  • Oliver Logan on Biomechanics

  • Dr Steve Ingham on Physiology

Course Features

Course Highlights

Demystifying careers in sports science

The Performance Career Options module takes you through the major career routes, explaining what would be expected of you and what the future holds for careers in the area.

Is there a fixed path that you need to follow or can you come at a discipline route from other areas of study? What are the key pieces of knowledge you need to know about, what are the top journals and books. Each of these questions and more are answered by leading lights in the field of sports performance. Each expert will break down the respective careers into the essential components that will help you understand how to progress.

Performance Career Mindset module will shape up your performance mindset and helping you get ahead by hearing the realities of working in the performance industry and what will differentiate you.

Perfect for students wanting to develop their applied skills and craft work experience opportunities.

Performance Career Mindset module highlights:

  • What are the prospects for you?
  • Sport’s importance and the challenge ahead
  • How to bridge the gap
  • The importance of applying your learning
  • Four step plan to gain experience
  • A switch in thinking

Students who have completed this course track show persistence, willingness to learn and the right mindset to succeed in performance teams. Taking this course will put you in the top 10% of talent and position you ahead of the pack with the skills, experience and mindset that employers need.

Expert Interviews

Preview Clips From Careers Interviews

Course students from around the world

Course Reviews

Dr. Kellie Pritchard-peschek
Dr. Kellie Pritchard-peschek
Physiologist, Performance Optimisation
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“An absolute must for any sports performance practitioner who wishes to enjoy a successful career in elite sport”
Dr. Duncan French
Dr. Duncan French
Vice President, PerformanceUFC Performance Institute
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"This amazing new learning platform, is exactly what I have been searching for to recommend to those leaving higher education and wanting to work in performance"
Psychologist in training, Liverpool John Moores
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“This course is the perfect complement to bridge the gap from the classroom to the performance arena.”
James Fleming
James Fleming
Performance Nutritionist
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“I would thoroughly recommend this course to any student or graduate wanting to work with the best athletes and coaches. It goes into so much detail, that you end up feeling incredibly prepared.”
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