Sport & Leisure Management

Monaghan Institute


Course Name Sport & Leisure Management
Course Provider Monaghan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 5M5146 LTS1
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
Certificate at UK Level 2  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland International Therapy Examination Council None
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Monaghan Town
Course Content

Expand+Leisure professionals play a vital role in the day-to-day health and wellbeing of the general population through their work in leisure facilities, gyms and sports clubs. Complete your studies in this dynamic and fast moving sector and gain a qualific...

FET Code 5M5146 - Sports, Recreation & Exercise
Duration 1 Year - Full Time
Comment Qualifications
5M5146 QQI Level 5 Sports, Recreation & Exercise
National Governing Body Awards
ITEC Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing
FAR (First Aid Response) Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council
Course Fee Government Levy €200.00
QQI Exam Fee € 50.00
Booking Deposit € 50.00
Capitation Fee €130.00
Occupational First Aid / First responder €190.00 TBC
Coaching costs € 80.00
ITEC Dip in Fitness €300.00

There may be additional fee for specialist courses and MI college tracksuit
Financial Support Full-time learners may be eligible to apply for a Further Education grant, which is means tested. For more information and advice contact your local Education and Training Board (ETB) or visit or where applications can be made online.

Further Information

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Subjects Taught Areas of study to include:

Sport & Recreation Studies
Exercise & Fitness
Sports Anatomy & Physiology
Leisure Facility Administration
GAA Football Coaching
Soccer Coaching
Word Processing
Work Experience
Occupational First Aid

ITEC Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing
FAR (First Aid Response)
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate with five O6 grades (or five passes pre 2017) or Leaving Certificate Applied or equivalent. For mature students applications may be considered based on a proven interest in sport. Entry may be subject to interview and depends on satisfactory Garda Vetting. Ability to swim is preferable.
Assessment Method You will be assessed on the basis of:
• Assignments
• Project Work
• Practical Skills Tests
• Final Examinations
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Prospects

Sport and Leisure Management graduates find employment in diverse fields. Here are some of the most popular career destinations you could progress to:

Leisure Attendant l Youth and Community Work l Gym Instruction l Lifeguardi...

Further Enquiries Monaghan Institute Education Campus, Armagh Road, Monaghan
Tel. 047-84900
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For more information on this course, please contact Elaine Reilly.
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