IVE Higher Diploma in
Sports Coaching

Programme code HT114105

Duration of Study
· 2 Years

Mode of Study
· Full Time

Offering Campus(es) / Venue(s)
· IVE (Chai Wan)

Programme Enquiry
· 2957 5714

Programme Features

  • This programme provides students with theoretical and practical training in sports skills and coaching development as well as sports science knowledge.
  • Graduates can pursue careers in sports coaching, exercise instruction, physical education training, physical fitness training, and sports supervision in public and private organizations, such as schools, community centres, National Sports Associations, Leisure and Cultural Services Department, Non-governmental Organizations, private sports and recreation clubs, sports and recreation programme and event planning companies, sports marketing consultancy firms and sports media companies.

Professional Core Modules

  • Functional Anatomy and Exercise Physiology
  • Sports Biomechanics 
  • Sports Psychology
  • Fitness Coaching and Management
Please refer to Admission Homepage for full programme details, entrance requirement and latest information. (www.vtc.edu.hk/admission)
VTC reserves the right to cancel any programme, revise programme title, content or change the offering institute(s) / class venue(s) before class commencement if circumstances so warrant.


Top-up degree programmes:
BSocSc (Hons) in Sports and Recreation Management, THEi
BSc (Hons) Sport Coaching, SHU (*252564)

*Non-local Higher and Professional Education Course Registration Number

Notes : It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which this course may lead.


Edmond Yapp

Edmond Yapp

Goalkeeper, Hong Kong National Football Team and Eastern Football Team

  • IVE Graduate of Higher Diploma in Sports Management and Training Science
  • Footballer of the year 2016, Best Young Player 2010 & 2013 of Hong Kong Top Footballers