Course overview

The National Certificate in Sport Management (NCSM) is a full qualification which qualifies you to assume career opportunities such as a sport manager in schools, clubs and private institutions in a range of areas, which includes, but is not limited to sport team management, federation management or facility management.

Upon completion you will be able to promote principles of good management in sport organisations and structures including care for customers, project finances, maintain records and communicate effectively in a business environment.

You will also be able to apply principles of marketing to sport and manage sporting facilities. You will have knowledge to establish a sport organisation or structure in order to enhance operational effectiveness. You will know how to maintain operations in a sport organisation, as well as plan, coordinate and implement sport tournaments and/or events.

*Refer to our downloadable course sheet to learn more

Key features

  • A full qualification, allowing you to practice as a sports manager
  • Learn a variety of valuable skills that are useful in business and sports environments
  • Study from almost anywhere with our distance learning option.

Study modes

Weekday Blended Learning Programme

Distance Blended Learning Programme

Career opportunities

  • Work as a sports manager in schools, clubs and private institutions
  • Work in sport team management, federation management or facility management.
  • Start a new sport organisation or structure

faqs

  • SAQA registered NQF 5 on the national qualifications framework
  • Fully accredited by CATHSSETA
  • National Certificate in Coaching Sciences
  • Applied Sports Psychology