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Whatever your speciality, Suffolk New Colleges’ study programmes will provide the experience you need for an active and rewarding career in the world of sports, where there are many opportunities available.

Throughout the course, you’ll benefit from visits to various sporting venues to gain real insight into how these organisations work and how they meet the needs of their customers.

Represent the College

Join one of our many sports teams.

Excellent Facilities

Train and learn in our excellent facilities including the fully equipped gym.

male students on pitch for football sport studies

Build your career in Sports Coaching & Development

There are many career options and possibilities in the world of sports, from specific and focused areas like Sports Coaching, Sports Development, PE Teaching, and Strength and Conditioning; to positions that cover a variety of topics and responsibilities, such as Leisure Centre Operations and Management, gaining an apprenticeship, Fitness, and many more. At SNC we aim to support all students as they travel forward into their chosen industry, whether their pathways lead to higher education or they choose to enter the workplace upon their course completion.

Gym equipment in sport centre
Outdoor coaching for sports course training

Represent the college Sports Teams

Whilst studying on any of the sports courses at the College, students have the opportunity to represent the successful college sports teams.

Sports include Basketball, Football, Rugby, Badminton, Athletics, Golf, Trampolining and many more.

College football team with the RAMS logo

Careers in the Sport Sector

Ipswich Town Foundation

A range of post-16 Football and Education programmes delivered in partnership with Ipswich Town Foundation.

Ipswich Town Flag Flying At Portman Road Stadium

Take a tour of our Sports Centre

Rams Gym

Certainly! Rams Gym at Suffolk New College is a state-of-the-art fitness facility designed for gym instruction and coaching. Learners utilize this space to test their fitness levels and enhance their coaching skills. The gym features an array of equipment, including weight training machines, high-end cross-training devices, running machines, and free weights.

It’s an ideal environment for both fitness enthusiasts and aspiring coaches!

The Rams logo on a piece of gym equipment

Book an Open Event and come visit us!

Come and visit us on one of our college Open Events, where you can find out more about our courses, check out our facilities and speak to current learners and staff.

A closeup photo of a basketball net in the Suffolk New College sports centre.

Help & Support

Moving from school to college can be something of a culture shock. But at Suffolk New College we’ve created a supportive, social environment where you can easily get access to the help and advice you need, make new friends and get the most out of your time with us.

Two learners sitting in the learning curve reading books.