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Certificate in Dual Career Development (Sport)

Griffith College, Ireland


Next enrollment cycle

September 2023

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Total Course Fee

USD 1,678

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  • 5 Months
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Certificate

Campus: Dublin Main Campus. 

Learn to address the needs of high performance in the area of professional development and transition management.

 The programme is developed in consultation with the Irish Institute of Sport and is suitable for both current athletes and recently retired athletes in preparation for the future.

  • The Certificate in Dual Career Development (Sport) is conducted on a part-time basis over a five-month period. The programme offers personalised learning, convenience and flexibility to meet the needs of each participant.
  • You will receive a Level 7 Special Purpose Award (Certificate) recognised by the National Framework of Qualifications.
  • You will receive training in the crucial areas of career transition and dual career development.
  • You will develop key skills in IT, communication and personal management.
  • You will develop the tools to aid life planning and career development, empowering you to take ownership of your personal and professional development.
  • Option to further your studies in this area at both diploma and degree level.

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2023
  • January 2024

Entry Requirements 

  • Participants should hold a level 6 award or equivalent and be involved in their sport at the highest level. Applicants may be permitted to enter the programme on the grounds of their life and work experience.
  • Griffith College will also provide a bridging programme for candidates who do not meet the entry requirements to provide a platform for those who would benefit from the programme but due to their involvement in sport from an early age, may not have the required entry requirements.

Core Modules

  • Communication and IT Skills
  • Personal Management

General Fee Information  

  • An Academic Administration Fee of EUR250.00 and a 2% Learner Protection Charge is applicable each academic year in addition to the fees quoted below.  
  • Fee: EUR 1,410
  • Students wishing to pay for their fees monthly may avail of our direct debit scheme

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