Sport Psychology

online Course

Next Start Date:
01 October 2020


REPSSA Endorsed and IMGCA Accredited Course


6 weeks of interactive and engaging content via  video discussions and online coursework


Covid-19 Special at only R3500 if you sign up now, available until July 30, 2020


Learn how to implement mental skills in real-life contexts


You've done a wonderful job with your Mental Performance Online Course! It's one of the best-organized courses we've seen

Thanks for a great course, I really found it so worthwhile. As I said during one of our
calls, it was quite challenging but I think that is what made it even more worthwhile
since I was out of my comfort zone at times.

Andrew Peters, Biokineticist

I fully enjoyed (enjoying) this course and I thought it was so professional, well planned and educational.  I learned so much to apply to my own life and my own mental processes

Lezane Ward, Physiotherapist

I started the course  as I wanted info so that I could help athletes/patients but I almost feel that I am the one that has been helped and I just want to share all this new info!

Thomas Pieterse, Head of Rugby

Bill Cole, CEO of IMGCA

Proven Content

Gain both theoretical and practical knowledge from coaches that are actively working in the high performance and psychology world. This course covers the theoretical background and practical implementation of sport psychology techniques. This course focuses on the fundamental mental processes that guide all behaviour, emotions, performance and decision making. 

There are 6 broader themes in this course, each consisting of a theoretical and practical section. The 6 themes are:


  • Role of a Mental Coach

  • Thought Processes

  • Mental Toughness

  • Performance Anxiety

  • Concentration and Focus

  • Performance Optimization


available for anyone

At only R4000, This course is affordable and accessible to anyone interested in gaining the extra edge in coaching or sport performance. The Course is Endorsed by REPSSA, a seta-aligned association for Exercise and Sport Professionals in South Africa for 10 CPD points. We are also internationally Certified by IMGCA, the International Mental Game Coaches Association.


The course runs on a weekly cycle. Each week ends with a Video Call or an Assignment. There are 3 Video Calls and 3 Assignments. The last assignment at the end of week 6 will count the most toward your final mark. You will also post your assignment publicly and then engage with your peers and comment on each other's assignments. The ability to engage and comment with creativity and constructive, critical thinking will count towards your final mark.


The Video call sessions occur in the evenings at a time that suits everyone. To sign up click on the link below or email us directly for more information with your questions by clicking on the email link.


Experienced Facilitator

This course has been developed by experienced professionals in the field of Sport Psychology around the world. All content is cutting edge from the latest in the world of sport science. Your facilitator, Nic Venter, has a Masters degree in Psychology as well as an honours degree in sport science and psychology. He has worked with many professional athletes and teams, including WP Cricket, Paralympic athletes, Professional Golfers, Proteas Cricketers and Champion motocross riders. Nic teaches using not only his personal experience, but also from the experience of his mentors and other professionals in the field of high performance.


Endorsed by the Register of Exercise Professionals and training South Africa


Certified through the International Mental Game Coaches Association