This is an additional one year course designed to prepare students for a career in sports coaching, the sports and leisure industry or to provide a pathway to further study.
Applicants must have successfully completed one of our three Level 5 Sports related courses.
Progression and Career Options:
Graduates may apply for entry to a wide range sports related 3rd Level Degree courses in Institutes of Technology nationwide. Students can apply for direct entry onto Year 2 in DKIT. Students who have undertaken the NCEF instructor's qualification may work directly in the fitness industry as instructors.
‘I cannot believe how after two years in DIFE I am getting so much work' - Karolis Jurkunis (student 2014/16)