So, what makes Sport at Riseholme College the right choice to help you develop your career? Let’s find out…
Career Focused Courses
At college level students study a broad range of Sport and Public Services related skills and gain practical experience through a range of activities that are relevant to real working environments. Whether you want to start your career as a personal trainer a sports therapist or in the public and uniformed services, Riseholme can help you develop the essential skills to start your journey.
Riseholme offers different levels of qualifications in Sport from Level 2 to degree, so we have something to suit you. Fin out more about our college level courses in Sport HERE.
Riseholme College offers a unique opportunity for school leavers to train under the umbrella of Lincoln City FC and continue their education doing something they love. The youth team studies the BTEC Level 3 in Sport alongside their training, helping students secure an academic qualification whilst they aspire to play professionally. The squad makes use of Riseholme’s state-of-the-art sports facilities which include, a fully equipped strength and conditioning suite, a multi-use sports hall and FIFA-standard all-weather 3G pitch.
Find out more about the Lincoln City FC Shadow Scholarship Squad HERE.
The Gainsborough Trinity Foundation has also teamed up with Riseholme to deliver full time study programmes in a wide range of sport and coaching opportunities. Courses are suitable for anyone who is interested in a career in sport and includes units such as practical team sports, anatomy and physiology, professional development exercise for specific groups and leadership, equality and diversity.
Our students come from a wide range of ethnic backgrounds, with 22% being of non-white British ethnicity. In the last three years we have also seen an increase of over 10% in female students, illustrating that sport really is for everyone.