Sports Recreation & Leadership

Are you aiming for a sports coaching qualification at the University of Canterbury? Are you interested in understanding sports psychology, coaching and leadership?

If the answer is yes, UC@Hagley’s Sports and Recreation Leadership School is for you.

The course is a combination of  the practical and theoretical, with opportunities to apply skills in real situations. Build the skills you’ll need to help prepare you for the Sports Coaching qualification at UC.

In UC@Hagley’s Sports and Recreation Leadership School, you’ll explore:

  • Exercise nutrition
  • Methods and principles of training
  • Sports psychology
  • Kapa haka and waka ama
  • Leadership for outdoor pursuits
  • Sport specific training and coaching
  • Leadership within school settings

PLUS gain your University Entrance!


If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Hagley Tertiary Pathways Programme

03 379 3090