Certificate III in Sport Coaching

Australian College of Sport

This qualification is part of the Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package. It reflects the role of individuals who apply the skills and knowledge to undertake a role as a coach. Likely functions for someone with this qualification include observing the performance of sports participants to determine the required level of instruction, and planning, conducting and evaluating individualised and team based training programs. Those with this qualification would also supervise practice sessions and provide in competition assistance to participants.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


15 units: 9 core; 6 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Provide first aid; Develop and update knowledge of coaching practices; Coach beginner or novice participants to develop fundamental motor skills; Plan and deliver coaching programs; Customise coaching for athletes with specific needs; Communicate effectively with others in a sport environment; Maintain sport, fitness and recreation equipment for activities; Undertake risk analysis of activities; Manage conflict. Electives: Teach intermediate level basketball skills; Teach the intermediate skills and tactics of whitewater canoeing; Provide daily care for horses; Sail a small boat in light to moderate conditions; plus more.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 03052G

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Established in 2006, Australian College of Sport is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO Code: 40254) which provides accredited training and related courses to students in Australia. Australian College of Sport offers 7 courses across 6 study fields. Australian College of Sport courses are offered in 4 locations. You can view their campus locations by clicking on the campus tab. If you would like to learn more about Australian College of Sport you can use the contact form listed on our page or you can visit the Australian College of Sport website directly at http://www.collegeofsport.edu.au.

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