Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Performance Enhancement (Gymnastics)

Applications have now CLOSED for the PGDip 2018 - 2020 course. For more information please email Sam Hendrikson (

Scottish Gymnastics is delighted to announce the launch of our new Postgraduate Diploma in Sport Performance Enhancement (Gymnastics) as part of our continued commitment to  create "a strong Scottish Gymnastics, inspiring and nurturing emerging talent".

This programme, in conjunction with Edinburgh Napier University and supported by sportscotland, is unique to Scotland and focuses on developing current or future performance level gymnastics coaches.  

Here are some quick facts about the programme:

  • Course is open to all gymnastic disciplines
  • 2-year course, consisting of five modules
  • 22 contact days in the University
  • Heavily subsidised by Scottish Gymnastics for each applicant residing in Scotland.
  • Desirable for applicants to be British Gymnastics level 4 and above, however exemptions can be made based of current experience with performance potential gymnasts.
  • Interested candidates should have either an undergraduate degree or appropriate diploma or alternatively be able to demonstrate academic ability through pre-programme activities.

Watch our video below to find out why Amanda and Iona, who have just graduated, applied for the course and what they have taken from the Post Graduate diploma: