Diploma in Sport and Exercise Sciences (Sport Coaching)

Provided by PSB Academy


Awarded by PSB Academy

Course introduction


The Diploma in Sport and Exercise Sciences (Sport Coaching) is targeted at sport science and coaching practitioners who are focused on skill development and high-performance sports.  Students pursuing this programme can expect to be adequately and rigorously trained in functional anatomy, nutrition, psychology, sport coaching, and analysis of skills, among other modules.
  • Purpose-Built Sports Lab
    Study in an industry-standard facility focused on optimising athlete performance through sport science technology such as speed gates and 3D motion cameras.
  • Learn From Industry Practitioners
    Gain industry insights from our experienced team of sport science lecturers, which include certified personal trainers and sport coaches.
  • Double Certificate
    Be industry-recognised with ACE Certified Personal Trainer along with your diploma.
  • Open to N-Level Graduates

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure


  • Professional Studies
  • Functional Anatomy
  • Sport and Exercise Nutrition
  • Principles of Weight Training
  • Sport and Exercise Psychology
  • Physiology of Sport and Exercise
  • Sport Coaching
  • Biomechanics of Sport and Exercise

Mode of Assessment
Assessment of this programme may include assignments, tests, projects, reports, lab work and final examinations.

Entry Requirements

Local Qualifications

  • 2 GCE ‘O’ level with min grade C6 or equivalent: OR
  • 3 GCE ‘N’ level or equivalent: OR
  • Mature candidates (≥30 years old with 8 years work experience); OR
  • Candidates with other qualifications will be considered as case-by-case basis
Minimum Age Requirement
  • 16 years old
English Language Requirements
  • GCE ‘O’ level English (grade 1 to 7); OR
  • IELTS score of 5.5; OR
  • PSB Academy’s Certificate in English Proficiency programme; OR
  • PSB Academy English Proficiency Test (A retest score range is allowed for marks between 35-39); OR
  • WPL Literacy Level 5; OR
  • Post-Secondary Qualifications, where certified that English is the sole medium of instruction; OR
  • Professional Qualifications (ie: WSQ, LCCI, ACCA etc.); OR
  • An equivalent of English language qualification

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

12 months

Intake Period

  • October

Fees & Funding

Total Course Fees

Singapore-based Students
New Students: S$6,848.00
Progressing Students: S$6,184.60
Payment Instalments: 4

Up to S$250 NICA/NTUC UTAP training subsidy available for this programme.
All fees are subject to annual revision.

Mandatory Fees

Singapore-based Students
Application Fee: S$107.00
ACE Fee: S$500

*ACE Fee is only applicable for students who wishes to take the ACE Certified Personal Trainer Exam
All fees are subject to annual revision.