This qualification is part of the Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package. It provides the skills and knowledge for an individual intending to pursue a career in sport development.

Course Fee:

Australian: $4,200

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

20 units: 11 core; 9 electives

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Manage meetings; Use advanced features of computer applications; Determine needs of client populations; Promote compliance with laws and legal principles; Manage projects; Implement and monitor OHS policies; Manage organisational risk; Provide drugs-in-sport information; Support athletes to adopt principles of sports psychology; Develop nutritional strategies; Facilitate groups. Electives: Teach the intermediate tactics of Australian Football; Implement recovery programs; Coordinate team or group management; Develop volunteer management policies; Manage stable maintenance; plus more.

Study Pathways:

Completion of the Diploma of Sport Development provides credit transfer into University of Canberra, Bachelor of Sports Science. Students completing the Diploma of Sport (Development) will also meet the requirements for the Diploma of Sport and Recreation.

Further information:

It is recommended that you gain a Level 1 coaching accreditation from the National Coaching Accreditation Scheme or from the National Strength and Conditioning Association either before or while completing this program. Job Opportunities: Sports coach, sports development officer, sports trainer, sports official, strength and conditioning coach, recreation centre manager, facility supervisor, sports administrator, sports event coordinator.

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Brisbane No info No 1 year
Bentley No info No 1 year
Bellerive No info 1 year
Bentley No info 1 year
Brisbane No info 1 year
North Adelaide No info 1 year
Abbotsford No info No 18 months
North Adelaide No info No 1 year
Abbotsford No info 18 months
Sydney No info 1 year
Wangaratta No info
Bellerive No info No 1 year
Sydney No info No 1 year
SportsReady Education Pty Ltd is a Registered Training Organisation offering a range of qualifications within Sport and Recreation, Fitness and Business Training Packages. Its focus is on providing students with a quality educational experience that will ensure they have the academic, vocational skills and knowledge to develop their career in a meaningful and effective manner. Where approved, qualifications may be available as traineeships to eligible students.

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