Combine your love of sports and fitness with qualifications that can progress you to higher education or a career in the industry. 

Our sports teachers are enthusiastic and come from a variety of sporting and teaching backgrounds and many are still very involved with sport outside the College. We also have an enviable enrichment programme of extra-curricular activities.

Progression opportunities include higher education/university or employment in professional sport or the leisure industry.

Stanmore college has an excellent reputation with success up to 20% higher than the London average for colleges.

Stanmore working in partnership with ACE Cricket Programme

If you are interested in Cricket contact Finlay Johnson at

Careers you could progress to

Sport employment remains a crucial component of the British economy. The number of people with sport-related jobs is estimated at over 40,000 - and the Olympic and Paralympic games are raising the importance of sport, health and fitness even further.

This sector is predicted to be one of the largest growth employment areas of the UK.

  • Professional athlete
  • Coach
  • Physiotherapist
  • Nutritionist
  • Sports Psychologist
  • Personal trainer
  • Multi sports coach

What facilities do we have?


Sports hall





Mike Daisy Studio



Kristian Boaitey studied Level 2 Gym Instructing.

Former student, Kristian Boaitey, started a career in fitness after previously working as a language teacher. He decided to pursue his passion just as the pandemic began. 💪 "Working in fitness has been an incredibly rewarding experience for me, and it all started with my decision to get my Level 2 Gym Instructing qualification at Stanmore College."

💼Kristian now works as a personal trainer and manages a gym in Central London. He wants to open his own gym and studio in the new few years aswell as launching a brand of fitness snacks and foods.

"The amount of support and encouragement provided by the tutors, particularly Georgia, is invaluable. Whether it’s a question of coursework or gaining experience working in actual gyms. Whether it’s a matter of being recognised for hard work or encouraged to go above and beyond. Stanmore College was essential in giving me the work ethic, enthusiasm and knowledge to succeed in the industry."


Khalid Osowoshile studied Level 3 Personal Training

“Throughout my time doing my personal trainer course at Stanmore College, it opened my eyes into an industry which helps with getting people fit and improving their physical health. Also I found the business side really creative and interesting. I learnt about how to promote yourself and make sure you stand out amongst other personal trainers.

Khalid now wants to make a living out of his passion for personal training.

“Thank you for everything this past year and I am extremely grateful for everything my teacher Georgia Lewis has done for me and it will stay with me for a long time” 

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