Job Roles, QPs and NOS


The following are the various Job Roles in Sports, Physical Education, Fitness and Leisure Sector. The work for defining Qualification Packs and National Occupation Standards for few Job Roles have been defined and are currently under Industry Validation.

These standards are uploaded for public to share comments or observations to the Sector Skill Council or to NSDC.

These standards could be used by any training organization to build curriculum and use them for training purposes on the condition that when the industry validation is completed by the Sector Skill Council, if required, they will do the necessary changes in the curriculum.

For any clarifications please write to or contact Mr. Tahsin Zahid, COO, SPEFL-SC on +91-9958272224 and


Sub Sector Occupations QP/NOS
Sports Science and Technology 1 Sports biomechanics
2 Sport Analyst
3 Sports High Performance Analyst
4 Psychology
5 Exercise Science
6 Sports injury prevention and rehabilitation specialists
7 Sports Masseur/Sports Massage Therapist Download
8 Physiotherapist
Sports Medicine 1 Strength and Conditioning
2 Dietician and Nutritionist Download
3 Anti doping Consultant
4 Talent and Identification Scientific
Ayurvedic Sports Massage Download
Sports Broadcasting 1 PR/Media Manager
2 Advertising and Media Planner consultant
Sports Facilities 1 Sports Equipment’s Specialist
2 Facilities Technician
3 Track and Field Expert
4 Stadium Management
5 Groundskeeper/Sports Turf Maintenance Download
6 Club Manager Download
Sports Management 1 Marketing
2 Players Management
3 Administrator
4 Finance/Economics/Research
5 Human Resources
6 IT and ICT
7 Team Management
8 Risk Management
Sports Development 1 Club Development
2 Sports Ethics and Behaviour
3 Youth Development
4 Community Sports officer
Sports Event Management 1 Catering Management
2 Logistics
3 Disaster Management
4 Planning Management
5 Operations
Sports, Fitness and Leisure
1 Elite Development
2 Sports Coach Download
3 Fitness Trainer or Coach/Gym Trainer Download
4 Academy/Welfare Managers
5 Physical Activity Trainer Download
6 Sports Masseur Download
7 Sports Turf / Field Maintenance Worker Download
8 Sports Nutritionist Download
9 10m Air Pistol Shooting Instructor Download
1 Pool Lifeguard Download
2 Head Assistant
Adventure Sports
1 High Altitude Porter Mountaineering Download
2 Kayak and Canoe Guide Download
3 Porter Mountaineering Download
4 Rafting Guide Download
5 Beach Lifeguard Download
Outdoor/Adventure Sports 1 Camp Manager Download
Golf 1 Caddy Golf Download