Leeds Beckett University

Leeds Beckett University

Strength and Conditioning

This programme will help athletes achieve their full potential as you join the emerging and growing profession of strength and conditioning coaching. Our course will give you the skills to work with any level of athlete, from amateurs to professionals, preparing them to perform to the best of their ability without sustaining injury. You will study the biomechanics and physiology of the human body, focusing on the development of strength and power in sport and the cardiovascular adaptations of training. You will then learn to apply this understanding to your coaching practice.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class Honours degree in the cognate subjects of sports science, sport coaching, sport development, physical education or Qualified Teacher Status, at least a 2nd Class Honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. IELTS 6.5 with no skills below 6.0, or an equivalent qualification.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Leeds LS1 3HE Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

University Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0113 812 3113