Skills for Success in Work

Skills for Success in Work

"I knew I had to think and act differently in work, but I had no idea just how much so and where to start. This course shows you how to start work with confidence."

As you start work there are some core skills that you need to know about, what employers will expect of you, how to work with your manager, your colleagues and to develop your working effectiveness to ensure long term success.

This course will provide you with the skills employers in applied science expect graduates like you to have but so few do. Now you can get ahead in work.


james fleming

James Fleming

Performance Nutritionist

“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.”


Sam Porter

Psychologist in training, Liverpool John Moores

“This course is the perfect complement to bridge the gap from the classroom to the performance arena.”

Duncan French

Dr Duncan French

Vice President, PerformanceUFC Performance Institute

“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"


Dr Kellie Pritchard-Peschek

Dr Kellie Rose Performance Science

“An absolute must for any sports performance practitioner who wishes to enjoy a successful career in elite sport”

Course Overview



⚡️  Intermediate
🏷  £tbc
🏠  Discussion community
⏩  Webinar replay
👊🏽  Challenge series
⁉️   Q&As to help your career

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.

Interdisciplinary Award

You can just dive into watching the guide to the career you are hoping for, but if you complete all the guides, associated quizzes and other supporting modules you will achieve the Interdsciplinary Award Certificate to showcase your investment in understanding of other support disciplines – a critical element of teamwork.

SUPPORT: Join the community of aspiring sports performance professionals  developing and networking together. Benefit from exclusive live Q&As and professional development webinars to fast track your skills.

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 1% of talent and position you ahead of the pack with the skills, experience and mindset that employers need.

Graduates from this course have gone on to work at Man Utd, Royal Yachting Association, British Gymnastics, FC Nordsjaelland and many other sports teams.

Course Highlights

Dynamics in work

Team working skills

Collaborative skills

Working in different science environments

Communication skills

What employers want from you

Critical thinking skills

Innovation skills

Working strategically

Thriving with working energy


Steve Ingham course

Lead Course Tutor: Dr Steve Ingham

Dr. Steve Ingham is an author & elite sports physiologist to over 200 Olympic or World medallists. Steve has provided support to 1000s of athletes of whom over 200 have achieved World or Olympic medal success, including some of the world’s greatest athletes such as Jessica Ennis-Hill, Sir Steve Redgrave. Steve is fortunate enough to have led science support to teams in Athens, London and Rio Olympics. Steve has extensive experience leading high performance teams - having led the 'support team behind the team' for the London and Rio Olympics. Uniquely he has spent the last 10 years applying elite performance strategies to businesses and executives - to enable their individual and collective performance to go to the next level.


Sophie killer athletics


Working in different science environments

Ken van someren


Thinking and working strategically

Jenna HS


Communicating science effectively


*Complete the track to achieve the certificate. Include the award on your CV, use to demonstrate competency for your accreditation and continued professional development.

Supporting Champions

We utilise the lessons learned from the last 25 years of working in high performance sports and businesses to support and champion you, your teams and systems.

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