In our education system sports also included. Education with sports and extra-curricular activities will only make a student mentally and physically a perfect person. To increase and develop the leadership skills it plays a vital role for the students. To develop the students in sports and physically practices are given for this in every school there will be a P.ED/P.T. our players in the Olympics have not got the expected level medals.
Although in our country sports are getting importance as is given to education now. At this situation, Let us have a focus on courses and offers by institutes related to physical education.
In our state many athletes, sportsmen are showing their best at national and international level. Recently state government has made a rule that in every school curriculum there should be a period for physical education. As a result, the importance for physical education has been increased.
To find out the interest and eagerness in the sports for the students and to develop the skills from the beginning at school and college level the physical education Teacher (P.E.T)/physical director is compulsory. Various types of courses offered by many institutes related physical education are there.
Class Room to Practical:-
When you research about courses in physical education, there will be both theory and practical. Like other courses, in this also Diploma, Bachelor, Master, PhD courses are there. In some institutes and in coaching centers different specialization and certificate courses are offering.
In Our State:-
In our state sports and physical education related Diploma level D.PED, Bachelor level B.PED, P.G level M.PED courses are available.
- UGDPED (under graduate Diploma in physical education). The qualification for their course is intermediate. Age 16 years must be completed. The entry is based on common entrance test conducted at state level. The related notification will be released on march/April.
- BPED (bachelor of physical education) the qualification for this course is degree completion from a certified university. Age 19 years must be completed. The entry is based on the common entrance test conducted by state government. The notification will be announced on March/April.
- In UGDPED/BPED courses principles of physical education, sports physiology, bio mechanics, sports cycology, history of sports, learning theory, physical fitness, sports management related subjects will be taught. In projector section, Games, first aid, yoga etc related awareness will be given. In our state, 10 to 20 colleges are offering this course.
- MPED (master of physical education) – The qualification for this course is the completion B.PED. All the universities in the state are offering this course. The entry is based on the entrance test conducted by related universities. The related notification will be released on April/May. In this course, Research method in physical education, sports cycology, counciling guidance, and other related topics will be there. From the given topics, you have to choose any one related to sports.
After M.PED, based on the interest, in any one part M.phil, PhD courses can be done. Not only that institutes at national level/universities, sports coaching, fitness management, and sports medicine and in other related levels, certificate, Diploma, courses are offered. By doing these courses, coach, physical trainer, sports academy director opportunities are there in the career.
There will be job opportunities at government/private level for those who have completed the physical education course. The DNC examination can also be attend by those who have completed this course. By success in that, the candidate can join in the government school as a physical education teacher. They can also get standard as a physical director in colleges and universities. You can also join as a faculty in the Institutes/colleges/universities who are offering this course. The opportunities are high for those have completed this course; the reason is that the rule passed by the government that in every school curriculum there should be period for physical education.
In government, private sector are conducting sports schools, Health club, sports Authority of India (SAI), state sports Association, there are opportunities as a adviser in academy, coaches, physical trainer. Sports schools, academies, fitness centers, health clubs can also be started by their own.