Diploma in Physical Education is a 1-year program curated for aspirants to have an edge over other related courses, and offer unconventional skills to build a whole new career. The course is defined and extensive in concepts of communication skills, foundations & history of physical education and rules & regulations pertaining to sports and playfields.
The course covers a wide range of content topics like training, mentoring, physical fitness and adventure. Students have an in-depth understanding on associated risks and skills required for different tasks related to physical education. On career front, beginners have opportunities to work for position of teacher, sports and wellness trainer, cardiovascular fitness trainer, therapist, etc. Professionals can also work for some elite position of director, specialist, personal trainer or a lecturer in schools and colleges. Individuals having good managerial skills have an alternate opportunity to establish business or self-employment by owning a gym or wellness centre.
A candidate is required to have completed senior school or equivalent level of examination in any stream with a minimum 50% score from a recognized board to be eligible for the program. Admission to the course is based on merit and a no. of institutes conduct an exam or counselling sessions as additional eligibility criterion.