Dorset has more sports and fitness jobs than the national average, and 6% job growth expected in the next four years.*

If keeping fit gets your adrenaline racing, a sports-related career is a great option. Plus studying something you love is the best stepping stone to a successful career. And with sport, health and leisure being a rapidly growing industry, there are an incredible range of opportunities locally and further afield.

Extraordinary skills

Whether you are interested in personal training, coaching or outdoor adventure, we’ll equip you with all the skills you need to excel. Develop teamwork, problem-solving, communication, leadership and IT skills - all highly transferable and valued in any profession. And if you like the sound of camping and surfing trips and close links with Bournemouth Borough Council, Sport BU, Fitness First, Junior Sports Coaching and AFC Bournemouth Community Trust, then you're in the right place.

Exceptional results

92% of our students progress to a job or Degree Level courses. Whatever you decide, you will leave Bournemouth & Poole College with the confidence and professional skills you need to succeed. 

From courses to careers!

Thinking about your career - at The Bournemouth & Poole College we know that getting a good qualification is only part of the story. It's what it leads to that's really important. Our interactive widget below can help you understand some of the careers that our courses lead too, with average salries, current employment and predicted growth over the next couple of years. 

*(Source: Emsi)