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Sports & Recreational Studies (QQI Level 4)

The one year programme aims to engage you in a range of sporting and recreational subjects.  The modules will be a mixture of practical and theory-based subjects.  There will be an opportunity to use the local Leisure Centre as part of this Programme.  Upon completion, suitable applicants may also progress to the Level 5 Sports, Nutrition and Injury Prevention programme.

  1. Health Related Fitness 
  2. Food and Nutrition 
  3. Communications
  4. Maths
  5. Computer Literacy
  6. Information Technology Skills 
  7. Computer Applications
  8. Teamworking
  9. Work Experience

All applicants are subject to an interview and an online assessment.

For further information, please contact Patricia McGuckin on 057 9349472 or email

There are no fees for this course.

VTOS: If you are over 21 years of age, are unemployed and have been getting certain social welfare payments for at least 6 months you can apply for the Vocational Training and Opportunities Scheme (VTOS). Successful applicants can receive a VTOS payment for the duration of the course, instead of their social welfare payment.  Small meal and travel allowances may also apply.


Course Details

Code: 4M2010

Award Title: QQI Level 4 – Certification in General Learning

Duration: One year, September to May