Sports Injury Level 3


If you’re looking for your dream job working with sports injuries, their impact and rehabilitation, this course is a perfect fit for you. You will learn to understand how injuries occur, whilst developing an understanding of different types of injuries and their rehabilitation methods. Learn the difference between soft tissue and bone injuries with our sports injuries level 3 home learning course.


Sports Injury Level 3

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About This Course

Whether you or someone in your family plays a lot of sports, or you are interested in pursuing a career working with athletes; our Sports Injury Level 3 course can help you to develop a deeper understanding of common sports injuries, their impact and the various types of rehabilitation, so you can turn this knowledge into a credible career.

From understanding how sports injuries occur, to learning about the various types of injuries and rehabilitation methods you may encounter in the field; in just one year – and 80 hours of study – you can add this home based course to your educational arsenal and use it to land your dream job.

There is no need to attend any classes – this course has been exclusively designed for home study, making it possible for you to study when, where and how you want, and do so on your own terms. In fact, you can study as fast or as slow as you like and complete your assignments when YOU are ready. All we ask is that you finish it within a year of your enrolment.

And this is fantastic news if prior work commitments are preventing you from getting back into education, as you can easily mould this course to fit around your existing obligations. Simple.

Course Benefits

Comprised of 6 units, each element of this course aims to broaden your knowledge and comprehension of sport injuries so you can easily identify common soft tissue and bone injuries, and apply it to your work.

In addition, you’ll receive real and transferable skills that will not only help you to make a real difference to the recovery time of athletes; but will look impressive on your CV.

This course will:

  • Enable you to study at your own pace – no strict deadlines, no exams, no stress…
  • Help you to achieve a healthy study-work balance – all of your course materials will be sent straight to your home where you can study the syllabus at your leisure.
  • Provide you with a simple and stress free way to expand your credentials and move up the career ladder.
  • Supply you with practical skills and theoretical knowledge that will guide you throughout your career.

Course Units

Unit 1: Introduction to Sports Injury

Unit 2: Avoiding Injury

Unit 3: Back and Spinal Injuries 

Unit 4: Lower Abdomen Injuries 

Unit 5: Arm and Hand Injuries

Unit 6: Lower Body Injuries


This course is assessed using a series of typed online assignments that are designed to test your knowledge of the course syllabus. These will need to be submitted to your tutor for marking, whereupon they will provide you with valuable advice and feedback. No external examinations are required.

Required Knowledge

No prior knowledge or experience in sports injuries is needed in order to enrol onto this course, making it an ideal starting point for those interested in pursuing a career in this field.

Awarding Body

Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive certification from National Institution of Qualifications (NIOQ).

This course has been designed to meet the requirements of specific learners or employers. It is endorsed by National Institution of Qualifications, meaning the course has undergone external quality checks to ensure that they are maintained and delivered to an excellent standard.

National Institution of Qualifications are a national certificating organisation. Endorsement of our courses ensures learners have access to high quality materials that cover all learning outcomes, helping them to achieve their potential.


From the moment you enrol onto this course, you will be met with the continuous support of our personal tutors, who’ll always endeavour to guide, instruct and mentor your studies. They are leading experts in their field, meaning at a click of a button you can harness their years of experience and use it to maximise your learning potential.

Similarly, our student support team are always on hand to answer your questions, so no matter the time of day, you can feel confident in your ability to get the support you need, when you need it.

Frequently Asked Questions

This is a question that our team are often asked, there are many reasons but here are the main reasons to choose Association of Learning:

  • No hidden charges, the price you see includes everything, from tutoring to certification.
  • Our average tutor marking time is 3 working days (most providers are 10+).
  • Our customers have rated us ‘Excellent’ on Trustpilot.
  • Our courses are up to date. Many providers create course content and fail to keep it up to date.
  • We are open later than any other home learning provider.
  • As many submissions as you need to complete, many providers cap how many times you can submit work.
  • All courses are fully endorsed by external awarding organisations.
  • 14 day money back guarantee or course switch.

If you need any more reasons to choose Association of Learning, contact our team!

You have 12 months to complete your course, however you can complete at a faster pace without any additional costs. Some of our students have managed to complete in as little as 3 months!

There are two payment options, pay in full for your course or monthly. Our monthly payment option allows you to spread the cost of your course over a 10 month period.

If you choose to pay using a payment plan, to apply you must be able to answer yes to the following:

  • Your billing address is based in the UK
  • You have a UK based bank account
  • Bill payer must be 18 or above.

No, this course is assignment based, which means you will not have to complete any exams. If your assignment doesn’t pass first time, you can retry as many times as you need within your 12 months support period.

No, this is a distance learning course, which means your assessments will be submitted and marked using our online LMS (Learner Management System).

Unlike other providers, Association of Learning use a fast-track system to get your certificate to you within six weeks (our average is two weeks).

This course is an endorsed certification, not a regulated qualification.

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