Taught course

Data & Analytics Level 1 Course

Short course

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements as these are industry-led practical courses rather than academic courses.

Months of entry


Course content

Are you a junior executive within the sports industry, just graduated university, or simply interested in understanding how all of the sectors within the sports business ecosystem work, and where your skills/interests may fit best in the Data & Analytics industry?

Then this Level 1 Data & Analytics Course is perfect for you.

iSportLearn's online platform brings together industry leading experts from across the sports business to guide you through 8 (eight) x 1 (one) hour modules that introduce you to the major sectors of the sports industry (see below).

This course takes the basics and goes into much greater depth, teaching you how to apply data analytics to a number of different disciplines from fan engagement, performance, sponsorship, merchandising and more.

What are the modules, and who are the industry experts leading the courses:

  • Brands & Data: Max Van Den Doel, Chief Marketing Officer, AS ROMA

  • Growing Audiences through Data: Mic Conetta, Head of Digital Experience, Arsenal

  • The Purpose of Data Analytics: An Dang Duy, Chief Information Officer, World Athletics

  • The Role of Data in Sponsorship: Samantha Lamberti, Head of Consulting, EMEA, Nielsen Sports

  • Technology's Influence on Data Collection: Mike Bohndiek, Chief Executive Officer, PTI

  • Use of Data for Fan Engagement: Gareth Balch, Chief Executive Officer, Two Circles

  • Analysing Your Audience: Bhavesh Vaghela, Chief Executive Officer, Singula Decisions

  • Elite Performance Partners - David Slemen, Founding Partner, Elite Performance Partners

Every module also offers multiple choice questions to test knowledge, alongside downloadable resources such as module specific presentation decks, transcripts and more.

Information for international students

Many of our courses offer subtitles, and downloadable transcripts to help anyone where English is a second language.

The courses are all on-demand, and online, so courses can be taken from any country, at any time, and students can take as much time as they need to complete the courses as there are no time limits.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Short course
    full time
    N/A months months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    N/A months months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    8 hours months months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Examination (Multiple Choice Quiz)100

Course contact details

+44 (0) 12132395400