Admission Requirement

Candidates must satisfy the following requirements to qualify for any of the following courses in the Institute:

Basic Coaching Course:

CHOICE OF COURSE:

Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Boxing, Cycling, Dart, Football, Gymnastics, Handball, Judo, Karate, Power-lifting,  Squash, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Taekwondo Traditional Sports, Volleyball, Weightlifting and Wrestling.

       Duration:  3 months

       Venues:  Lagos and Abuja

Entry Requirement:

Veteran Athletes of not less than 30 years of age with a minimum of 3 GCE O/L credits/merits or its equivalence including English and Mathematics and any other subject plus 2 years cognate experience.

Regular Courses

CHOICE OF SPORTS:

Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Boxing, Cycling, Darts, Football, Gymnastics, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Karate, Power-lifting, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Table Tennis, Taekwondo, Traditional Sport, Volleyball, Weight-Lifting, Wrestling and Wu-Shu-Kungfu.

NOTE:  Applicants for any of the regular courses above must also possess five (5) credits in GCE O/L credits or its equivalence in relevant subjects including English and Mathematics.

Advanced Certificate in Coaching (12 Months)

  1. S.C.E./G.C.E O/L or Teachers Grade II Certificate with a minimum of 5 credits or 5 Merits at a sitting or two (2) sittings in relevant subjects including English and Mathematics.
  2. Nigeria Army School of Physical Education (N.A.S.P.E.) Certificate or equivalence with a minimum of Credit pass plus at least 5 GCE O/Level Credits or its equivalence at a sitting or two (2) sittings in relevant subjects including English and Mathematics.

Diploma in Coaching (24 Months)​

  • NIS Advanced Coaching Certificate with at least a Merit pass plus 2 years post qualification coaching experience plus 5 O/Level GCE Credits  or its equivalence at a sitting or two (2) sittings in relevant subjects including English and Mathematics.
  • N.C.E. in Physical and Health Education with Merit pass with 2 years cognate experience plus 5 GCE O/Level Credits or its equivalence at a sitting or two (2) sittings in relevant subjects including English and Mathematics.
  • Diploma in Sports Coaching/Physical and Health Education from any recognized Institution with a Credit/Merit pass and 2 years post qualification experience.
  • A non Physical and Health Education Degree from any recognized Institution plus proven ability of candidate in chosen sport.

Higher Diploma in Coaching

(24 MONTHS)

i.  NIS Diploma in Coaching with a minimum of Merit pass plus 2 years post qualification coaching experience.

(12 MONTHS)

ii. A Degree in Physical and Health Education with a minimum of second-class honours lower division from any recognized Institution plus proven ability of candidate in chosen sport

SPORTS MANAGEMENT COURSES

  • Higher Diploma Sports Management
  • Diploma Stadium Management
  • Higher Diploma Stadium Management
  • Higher Diploma Sports Marketing

Higher Diploma in Sports Management

(24 MONTHS)

  • Non-University Graduate in PHE with second class lower division, NIS Diploma with Credit pass, OND, NCE with Credit pass or equivalence plus 5 GCE O/L Credits at a sitting or two (2) sittings including English and Mathematics.

(12 MONTHS)

  • A Degree in Physical and Health Education, and other relevant fields with a minimum of Second Class Lower Division or relevant HND with a minimum of Lower Credit from any recognized Institution.

Diploma in Stadium Management

(24 MONTHS)

  • 5 GCE O/Level Credits or its equivalence at a sitting or two sittings or TC II with 5 Credits or Merits including English and Mathematics.
  • C.E. in Physical and Health Education with Merit pass plus 2 years cognate experience.
  • Diploma in Sports Coaching/Physical and Health Education from any recognized Institution with a minimum of Merit pass and 2 years post qualification experience.

Higher Diploma in Stadium Management

(24 MONTHS)

  • NON-PHE Graduate with Second Class Honours Lower Division, NIS Diploma in Stadium Management with Credit pass, OND, NCE with Credit pass or its equivalence at a sitting or two (2) sittings including English and Mathematics.
  • A Degree in Physical and Health Education, Sciences, Social Sciences, and Humanities with a minimum of Second Class Honours, Lower Division from any recognized Institution.

Higher Diploma in Sports Marketing

(24 MONTHS)

  • NIS Diploma in Sports Marketing with at least a Merit pass plus 2 years post qualification experience plus 5 GCE O/Level Credits or its equivalence at a sitting or two (2) sittings including English and Mathematics.

(12 MONTHS)

  • A Degree in Physical and Health Education, Social Sciences, and Humanities with a minimum of Second Class Honours Lower Division from any recognized Institution.