University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire

Strength and Conditioning

The scientific underpinning ensures the development of the correct ratio of academic theory and field-based coaching skills. You will cover topics that mirror the industry standards of British Weight Lifting and UK Strength and Conditioning Association and will gain specific skills to become competent advanced strength and conditioning coaches and weight lifting coaches.

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours degree or above in sport science, strength and conditioning or other sport related degree. Applicants are required to gain enhanced clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) before beginning the course.

Course modules

Modules include: The professional coach; strength training; advanced conditioning; recovery and nutrition; training theory and methodology; performance testing and analysis; project.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include: Written reports; demonstration of competency; portfolio submission.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years

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