“The sky has no limits and neither should you.” — Usain Bolt

The sport industry is worth over £23 billion and employs over a million people in the UK. It offers many different types of employment from athletes right through to sport business management and everything in between. Whether you’re interested in performing, aiding performance, hosting sporting events, producing sports equipment, or even writing about it; if sport is your passion, there’ll be a role in the industry to match your skills, experience and ambitions.

Related industries you may also be interested in

  • Public Services

Skills required

  • Leadership
  • Problem solving
  • Collaboration
  • Team work

Example career options

  • Coach
  • Sports Scientist
  • Sport Management
  • PE Teacher

What our students say

“I have met new friends and enjoy doing a variety of activities, including football and rounders.”

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Abigail Whittaker Level 3 Public Services Former student at Wickersley School

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Ellie Reek Level 2 Hairdressing Former student at Swinton Academy

“My tutors are really supportive. I like learning about a range of in-depth topics relating to my course.”

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Aimee Winstanley Level 3 Health and Social Care, Former student at De Warenne Academy