NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN COACHING SCIENCE

Study the principles of sports coaching and specialise in a sport of your choice.

Become a qualified coach with a strong understanding of the principles of coaching science, and choose a speciality sport. Upon receiving this qualification, you will be fully-equipped to:

  • Coach beginning and intermediate sport performers in your chosen sport.
  • Provide sport opportunities to beginning and intermediate sport participants in a manner that will contribute to community development as well as raise the standard of sport in South Africa.
  • Assume job responsibilities as a sport coach in schools, clubs and private institutions.

The National Diploma in Coaching Science is accredited by the Department of Education and CATHSSETA. Physical IQ courses are accredited with REPSSA (the governing body for Fitness in SA) and are recognised by all major sports facilities, both locally and abroad.

You will also have the option to register for certification from NASM, gaining the only internationally-recognised and locally-accredited qualification in South Africa!

Kindly note all National Certificate modules must be completed before beginning diploma modules.

Module 1: Teaching Advanced Skills

Module 2: Sports Performance Analysis

Module 3: Sports Nutrition

Module 4: Optimising Sports Performance

Module 5: Talent Identification

Module 6: Professional Coaching

Module 7: Sports Specialisation

So you’re passionate about sports, but can’t commit to lectures – we have taken this into account and designed a comprehensive distance learning course, allowing you the flexibility to study in your own time without compromising on the quality of your learning experience.

  • Register for the course.
  • We send you your course material.
  • Expect a call from student support to set up your Master Trainer sessions, which will guide you through the practical components of the course.
  • Complete online multiple-choice quiz assessments at the end of each module on the Physical IQ Online Learning Centre.
  • At the end of the course, you will post us your Logbook and portfolio of evidence (with all of your completed tasks) – you are welcome to submit tasks electronically too, via our Student Online Learning Centre.
  • Email us if have ANY questions and we will get back to you within 24 hours.
  • Complete your practical exam in the designated examination periods throughout the year with a certified Physical IQ Assessor.

* Course costs are subject to the package and payment option selected below.

Online Package

The online package option includes a Physical IQ national diploma (with certificate completed), which is to be completed in a 1 year duration.

Payment Upfront in Full 3 Month Payment Option 7 Month Payment Option
One payment of R18,000.00 Registration fee R4,500.00 Registration fee R4,500.00
3 Monthly payments of R4,700.00 7 Monthly payments of R2,500.00

Course cost includes:

  • Online learning with 5 Master Trainer contact sessions
  • Textbook
  • Testing equipment
  • Exam fee
  • Certificate
  • Graduation gift
  • Registration pack to the value of R2,500.00

International Package

The international package option includes a Physical IQ national diploma and NASM Specialisation, which is to be completed in a 1 year duration.

Payment Upfront in Full 3 Month Payment Option 7 Month Payment Option
One payment of R24,000.00 Registration fee R5,000.00 Registration fee R5,000.00
3 Monthly payments of R6,600.00 7 Monthly payments of R3,000.00

Course cost includes:

  • Online learning with 5 Master Trainer contact sessions
  • Physical IQ and NASM textbooks
  • Testing equipment
  • Exam fee
  • Physical IQ and NASM certificate
  • Graduation gift

Optimum Package  

The optimum package option includes a Physical IQ national diploma, NASM Specialisation and NASM advanced specialisation certification, which is to be completed in an 18 month duration.

Payment Upfront in Full 3 Month Payment Option 7 Month Payment Option
One payment of R32,000.00 Registration fee R10,000.00 Registration fee R10,000.00
3 Monthly payments of R7,800.00 7 Monthly payments of R3,800.00

Course cost includes:

  • Online learning with 5 Master Trainer contact sessions
  • Physical IQ and NASM textbooks
  • Your selection of one NASM specialisation course
  • Your selection of one NASM advanced specialisation course
  • Testing equipment
  • Exam fee
  • Physical IQ and NASM certificate
  • Graduation gift
  • Registration pack to the value of R2,500.00

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NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN COACHING SCIENCE

Study the principles of sports coaching and specialise in a sport of your choice.

Become a qualified coach with a strong understanding of the principles of coaching science, and choose a speciality sport. Upon receiving this qualification, you will be fully-equipped to:

  • Coach beginning and intermediate sport performers in your chosen sport.
  • Provide sport opportunities to beginning and intermediate sport participants in a manner that will contribute to community development as well as raise the standard of sport in South Africa.
  • Assume job responsibilities as a sport coach in schools, clubs and private institutions.

The National Diploma in Coaching Science is accredited by the Department of Education and CATHSSETA. Physical IQ courses are accredited with REPSSA (the governing body for Fitness in SA) and are recognised by all major sports facilities, both locally and abroad.

You will also have the option to register for certification from NASM, gaining the only internationally-recognised and locally-accredited qualification in South Africa!

Kindly note all National Certificate modules must be completed before beginning diploma modules.

Module 1: Teaching Advanced Skills

Module 2: Sports Performance Analysis

Module 3: Sports Nutrition

Module 4: Optimising Sports Performance

Module 5: Talent Identification

Module 6: Professional Coaching

Module 7: Sports Specialisation

So you’re passionate about sports, but can’t commit to lectures – we have taken this into account and designed a comprehensive distance learning course, allowing you the flexibility to study in your own time without compromising on the quality of your learning experience.

  • Register for the course.
  • We send you your course material.
  • Expect a call from student support to set up your Master Trainer sessions, which will guide you through the practical components of the course.
  • Complete online multiple-choice quiz assessments at the end of each module on the Physical IQ Online Learning Centre.
  • At the end of the course, you will post us your Logbook and portfolio of evidence (with all of your completed tasks) – you are welcome to submit tasks electronically too, via our Student Online Learning Centre.
  • Email us if have ANY questions and we will get back to you within 24 hours.
  • Complete your practical exam in the designated examination periods throughout the year with a certified Physical IQ Assessor.

* Course costs are subject to the package and payment option selected below.

Online Package

The online package option includes a Physical IQ national diploma (with certificate completed), which is to be completed in a 1 year duration.

Payment Upfront in Full 3 Month Payment Option 7 Month Payment Option
One payment of R18,000.00 Registration fee R4,500.00 Registration fee R4,500.00
3 Monthly payments of R4,700.00 7 Monthly payments of R2,500.00

Course cost includes:

  • Online learning with 5 Master Trainer contact sessions
  • Textbook
  • Testing equipment
  • Exam fee
  • Certificate
  • Graduation gift
  • Registration pack to the value of R2,500.00

International Package

The international package option includes a Physical IQ national diploma and NASM Specialisation, which is to be completed in a 1 year duration.

Payment Upfront in Full 3 Month Payment Option 7 Month Payment Option
One payment of R24,000.00 Registration fee R5,000.00 Registration fee R5,000.00
3 Monthly payments of R6,600.00 7 Monthly payments of R3,000.00

Course cost includes:

  • Online learning with 5 Master Trainer contact sessions
  • Physical IQ and NASM textbooks
  • Testing equipment
  • Exam fee
  • Physical IQ and NASM certificate
  • Graduation gift

Optimum Package  

The optimum package option includes a Physical IQ national diploma, NASM Specialisation and NASM advanced specialisation certification, which is to be completed in an 18 month duration.

Payment Upfront in Full 3 Month Payment Option 7 Month Payment Option
One payment of R32,000.00 Registration fee R10,000.00 Registration fee R10,000.00
3 Monthly payments of R7,800.00 7 Monthly payments of R3,800.00

Course cost includes:

  • Online learning with 5 Master Trainer contact sessions
  • Physical IQ and NASM textbooks
  • Your selection of one NASM specialisation course
  • Your selection of one NASM advanced specialisation course
  • Testing equipment
  • Exam fee
  • Physical IQ and NASM certificate
  • Graduation gift
  • Registration pack to the value of R2,500.00

Your Details

Let us know how to get back to you.


General Information


Study Options