Wednesday, May 7, 2008
Get a Professional Certificate in Sport Management
The GC Foster College of Physical Education and Sport, Spanish Town, Jamaica, is offering a course in Sport Management to begin Wednesday, June 4, 2008 in Kingston. The 27-year old teacher training institution, which currently offers courses for certificate, diploma and degree students for teacher training is adding the professional certificate course to diversify its offerings as it steps up its promotion for the 2008 to 2009 school year.
The course is comprehensive 30 hours programme which will look at functional areas of sport management, hisotrical, cultural features of sport management and how to identify and manage the current trends in sport management.
Principal of the College, Yvonne Kong, is pleased that the college is meeting the demands of the market. She also noted that the institution is prepared to ensure that the sporting sector gets all the support it needs to maintain and enhance its cuurent status. "Jamaica has to much of a rich history and sport and continues to do well, not to have the necessary support in place. GC Foster can assist in meeting that need."
The Principal added that the course is expected to be offered in the Masters' Programme which will be offered in the near future.
Applications are now being accepted at the College by calling 748 3227/984 2328
The course is being offered for J$35,000 + a registration/processing fee of $1,000