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Try Sport and Nutrition 2024

Date : Fri 18 Oct

Time : 09:00 - 16:00

Booking opening in September 2024

Cost : €15

SETU Arena, Waterford

Have you ever wondered what it's like to delve into the world of sport and exercise science? Try Sport and Nutrition is designed specifically for CAO applicants passionate about carving a niche in the fields of health, sport, nutrition and fitness. This is your unique chance to walk a day in the shoes of our students, experiencing our state-of-the-art facilities and meeting the experts who drive our programs. This event is only open to 5th, 6th year, FE and mature students.

Highlights of the Day

  • Introduction to Coaching Workshop: Get hands-on exposure to coaching and training methodologies.
  • Practical Sports Science and Biomechanics Session: Dive deep into the science behind sports and understand the mechanics of human movement.
  • Interactive Sport Management Session: Grasp the nuances of sports management, events, and administration.
  • Exploring the Impact of Nutrition on Sport: Understand nutrition's integral role in enhancing athletic performance.

Why Attend?

  • Peer insights: Engage with our current students, who will provide you with first-hand information on courses, student life, and what to expect at SETU.
  • Post-graduation pathways: Discover the myriad opportunities that await you after graduation, both in Ireland and abroad.
  • Parental guidance: We understand the importance of involving parents in this pivotal decision. Hence, we've organised a one-hour session for parents to learn more about our courses and clarify any doubts from 3pm to 4pm.
  • Experience before you choose: Try Sport and Nutrition is a golden opportunity to get a genuine taste of the Department of Sport and Exercise Science experience. Immerse yourself, ask questions, and feel the SETU spirit. This will ensure that when you make your CAO choice, you do so with utmost confidence. Seize this opportunity to define your future. We look forward to welcoming you to SETU in Waterford!
  • The registration fee includes lunch and light refreshments. Each activity will last for one hour, with a tea break and lunch included in between. 
  • At the end of the day, there will also be a Q&A session for you and your parents. Tea/coffee and light refreshments will also be served during the parent's session.
  • Participants should wear comfortable sportswear during the day as they participate in various exercise activities.

Booking opening in September 2024.