Sports and Exercise Science

Work in an industry that focuses on healthy movement and exercise. You can choose from a variety of placements that will allow you to work with people ranging from elite athletes to disabled children. These internships are well-suited to students interested in physical and occupational therapy, sports management, and athletic and personal training. We’ll find the perfect match to meet your career goals and passions, and you can take your career to the next level in an international setting.

Sports and Exercise Science internships available in these countries

Intern in Barcelona

Below are a few sample Sports and Exercise Science placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Athletic Training with Organization for the Disabled

With this organization for people with disabilities, you will assist with team training sessions at a sports center. You will also attend and assist the organization during competitions, and work directly with professional event planners, trainers, and athletes.

Intern at Sports Training and Rehab Center

You’ll take part in active research projects at this training and rehabilitation center. You’ll conduct interviews with athletes about their habits and performance, as well as perform functional assessments for athletes. You will analyze the data, and assist with building customized action plans. You’ll also get involved in administrative tasks and marketing for the organization.

Sports and Fitness Intern at Fitness Laboratory

In this fitness center and sports laboratory, you’ll provide support to the physical trainers, as well as create and conduct your own training sessions. In addition to the training responsibilities, you’ll assess and conduct evaluations of the athletes.

Intern in Florence

Below are a few sample Sports and Exercise Science placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Special Projects Intern at Fitness Center

Intern at a local fitness center where you will work with clients and on the admin side of running a fitness center. You’ll collaborate with the sports director on classes, review fitness plans, and work with clients. In addition, you will work with the communications team on promotional materials and do research on local activities that the fitness center might want to work with.

Assistant at Sport Venue and Training Center

You’ll have the opportunity to shadow the daily routine of professional sports trainers. You’ll assist trainers in implementing a comprehensive performance and enhancement program for athletes dedicated to building proficiency and training techniques that may include acceleration, multi-directional movement, and agility. Interns will be expected to participate in training sessions and collaborate in projects.

Intern in New Zealand

Below are a few sample Sports and Exercise Science placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Sports Program Coordinator at Sports Association

Assist the director of this sports association by setting up after sports related school programs for children. You will do everything from running the after school programs to administration duties to recruiting more students and volunteers. You will also help to give out the awards that are given out at the end of the program.

Research Intern

Assist with biomedical investigations centered around but not limited to, the human airways, autonomic nervous system, EEG, physiological and neurological testing. Interns may get the opportunity to assist with human testing or biomedical device design.

Sports Management Intern

You’ll be involved in organizing events and marketing tasks. You’ll design and implement a community event or program, and plan for the evaluation of the event or program. You will manage the website and social media platforms.

Intern in Sydney

Below are a few sample Sports and Exercise Science placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Physical Therapy Intern at Sports Rehab Facility

You’ll work with a sports rehabilitation facility in Sydney. You’ll work with physical therapists focused on sports injuries and issues, doing patient intake, interviewing the patients, observing the physical therapist’s work, and even assisting at sporting events when needed.

Therapy Intern with Health and Fitness Center

This organization provides personal fitness and classes, as well as a large cadre of other services like massage, naturotherapy, and weight loss. You’ll assist in basic administrative tasks, such as confirming appointments, and you’ll have a hand in the supervision of small group rehab and sports injury coordination.

Treatment Intern at Physical Therapy Company

Work in Sydney and gain exposure in a busy physical therapy clinic. You’ll work with practitioners who identify problems with accuracy and provide plausible diagnoses. You may observe therapy in practice where possible. You’ll also ensure that patients have completed all necessary forms.