Certificate IV in Sport Development - SIS40419

Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply the skills and knowledge to pursue a career in sport development. Functions for someone with this qualification can include liaising with stakeholder groups to increase the profile of sport, implementing and administering community sports programs, recruiting volunteers and participants and organising sport events.This qualification provides a pathway to work as sport development officers and coordinators working in community based sport organisations and clubs in the Australian sports industry. Individuals with this qualification possess a range of highly developed communication skills with sound sport industry knowledge. They work with independence, taking responsibility for their own functions and outputs.No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Subjects you can Study:

Coordinate emergency responses; Organise and supervise participant travel; Engage respectfully with young people; Educate user groups; Develop and implement participation strategies ; Implement facility maintenance programs; Respond to interpersonal conflict; Coordinate work teams or groups; Protect children and young people; Identify risk and apply risk management processes; Organise meetings; Coordinate client service activities; Maintain work health and safety; Develop and provide community projects; Recruit, induct and support volunteers; Develop and maintain stakeholder relationships; Work collaboratively with others in a sport environment; Provide first aid; Facilitate inclusion for people with a disability; Analyse participation patterns; Prepare and present athlete sponsorship proposals; Select and use technology for sport, fitness and recreation work; Plan and conduct disability programs; Develop teams and individuals; Plan and conduct programs; Conduct sport, fitness or recreation events

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The Canberra Institute of Technology is a large multi-campus provider of a wide range of vocational education and training programs. CIT offers over 230 programs at different levels through five campuses across Canberra.

CIT Award programs are endorsed by industry and accredited by the CIT Advisory Council under delegation from the ACT Accreditation and Registration Council.

Studying at CIT is different from the school or university systems. Unlike universities, which offer a more general and theory-based education, CIT focuses on teaching the skills and knowledge for jobs. CIT aims to provide quality programs and services, relevant curricula and modern facilities.

CIT programs cater for full or part-time students as well as people in either full-time or part-time employment. Some courses can be studied online or at an individual pace via one of the flexible learning centres. CIT classes are small, the average size being 20 students.

Programs are run only if there are enough students and resources. Each program has its own entry requirements. Selection criteria and/or selection processes apply to many high demand programs.

CIT offers traineeship programs which are advertised in local newspapers. Fee Assistance, concessions and HELP loans are available for eligible programs where students meet the requirements.

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