01. Diploma in Sports Sciences - NVQ 5 (Full Time, One year Course)
The Diploma course conducted by the institute is unique in its kind and has contributed immensely to train the manpower required for the country in the field of sports for more than three decades. It is a one year full time course and the participants with necessary theoretical and practical background required for sports coaching. The students require high standards of spots competence or proven experience to follow this course
02. CERTIFICATE COURSE IN PHYSICAL FITNESS INSTRUCTOR TRAINING
This course is designed to prepare a group of professionals who are capable of conducting physical fitness programs. Since, there is a high demand for physical fitness instructors at present, the students who follow this course has job opportunities in Sri Lanka as well as in the overseas.
Course Content :
Type : Certificate course
Target group : Sports sector personnel and those who are working in the fitness industry
Course duration : 120 hrs (Saturdays 9.00 a.m. – 4.00 p.m. for a period of 5 months)
Medium : Sinhala
Evaluation : Theory examination
Attendance : Candidates who are unable to maintain 80% of attendance will not be allowed to sit for examination
05. Certificate Course in Sports Science – Level 1/II/II
This course has been conducted since 2015 to empower the sports coaches with modern training methods targeting national and international games. This is comprised with 3 stages as Level I,II. III.
Type: Certificate Course Target group: 50 Sports Coaches of National, Provincial and District level. Course duration: Six weeks (60 hours) Medium : Sinhala and English Recruitment Procedure : The course will be published in newspapers and the applicants will be selected based upon a structured method.
Ministry of Sports introduces the Coaches Accreditation Program to make sure that qualified personnel in sports science do sports training in Sri Lanka in the future. the introduction of the Coaches' Accreditation Program will fulfill a long-felt need of the country providing recognition for the profession
Target group : Specified Sports Coaches in Sri Lanka
Course duration : 3 Months
Teaching methods : Face to face class room learning and Practical Training
Evaluation : 03 hour written examination
(Attendance for the lectures - must be 80% to sit for the examination)