Course Description

Sport Psychology – Diploma Training Course in Sport Psychology

Kilroy’s College

This course explains how psychology is currently impacting on all areas of modern sport. As modern sporting behaviour is using insights from many different sciences in the search for the “ultimate” performance, psychology is assuming an increasingly important role in this field. This Sport Psychology course will open up new horizons in your own particular sport.

Course Contents

The evolution of sport psychology

A healthy mind in a healthy body

The psychology of winning

The importance of play

Psychology of Skill

A champion personality

The coaching process

Psychological Skill Training (PST)

The audience effects in sport

Sport psychology in action

This Sport Psychology course aims to provide participants with the most up to date information on how psychology is currently impacting on all areas of modern sport .It is a private distance learning course that includes many learning exercises, individual profiling and case studies on the key characteristics which every successful sports person has in common. This course can be highly recommended to players in any sport and to parents, teachers and coaches.

How distance learning works:


Continuous Assessment

At the end of each unit, an assignment is completed and sent to your tutor at the college. Each one will be promptly returned to you with helpful comments and your next study unit. Throughout your course you will receive regular feedback and encouragement from your tutor to help ensure the successful completion of your studies.


All your course work and any correspondence with the college will be treated as strictly private and confidential.


An excellent textbook, carefully chosen by our course writers to compliment this study programme, will be sent to you with your first study units. This is yours to keep for future reference.

Our Diploma

Here at Kilroy’s College, our Diploma is awarded to students based on their work throughout their course. So, on successful completion of all your written assignments, you will receive your Kilroy’s College Diploma in Sport Psychology.

The Future

Many of our students tell us that our courses have given them the confidence to go on to further study, to begin work or to change careers. Many of those in employment have received a promotion or an increase in salary as a result of completing a Kilroy’s College course.


  • The College is open all year, so you can start studying at any time.
  • This Sport Psychology course allows you the flexibility and confidentiality of studying at home without having to take time out from work or other personal commitments.
  • It offers you valuable savings in time and transportation because you complete your entire course from home.
  • Once enrolled, you will receive everything that you need to get started in your student study pack.


College Name Kilroy’s College
Course Category Health Care, Humanities & Social Sciences, Psychology Courses
Course Type Distance Learning
Course Qualification Diploma
Course Location Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Dublin 2
Delivery mode Distance Learning
Course Fee 695
Course Duration 12 months
Course Times All year enrolling
Title of Awarding Kilroy's College Diploma in Sport Psychology
Entry Requirements The good news is that you don’t need any previous experience or qualification to take this Sport Psychology course.
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Course Provider

Kilroy’s College

(01) 662 0539
Wentworth House, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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Kilroy’s College
Wentworth House, Dublin, Republic of Ireland