Certificate III in Sport and Recreation
South West Institute of TAFE
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Warrnambool||No||Part-time Block or Day Release||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package. It reflects the multi-skilled role of individuals in operational and customer support positions in the sport or community recreation industry. These individuals are competent in a range of activities and functions requiring autonomous work within a defined range of situations and environments. They work in locations such as fitness centres, sporting grounds or complexes, leisure and aquatic centres and community recreation centres.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Participate in WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control; Provide first aid; Conduct non-instructional sport, fitness or recreation sessions; Plan and conduct programs; Respond to emergency situations; plus more. Electives: Coordinate merchandise presentation; Organise and supervise participant travel; Facilitate inclusion for people with a disability; Manage stock supply and purchase; Maintain sport, fitness and recreation facilities; plus more.
About South West Institute of TAFESouth West TAFE have worked hard to be a leader in the region. Aside from delivering more courses, training more students and providing better facilities than any other vocational trainer in south-west Victoria, they are at the forefront of industry thinking.
Practical learning experiences are their trademark. Students enjoy access to simulated working environments, practical placements, state-of-the art technology and vital support services.
Since their establishment in 1984 they have matured into a multi-campus organisation with delivery sites in Warrnambool, Portland and Hamilton. This thriving region covers 23,000 square kilometres and supports a population of 125,000 people. Workplace delivery extends outside of the regional borders, across the state of Victoria and beyond.
South West TAFE pride themselves on mixing 'the old with the new' by offering a blend of study modes including on-campus, off-campus, online and workplace. Being flexible has allowed them to grow. They now provide skills training for thousands of students every year. RTO code: 3120
Certificate IIICourse code: SIS30115
- Part-time Block or Day Release
15 units: 9 core; 6 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Community workers encourage and assist community groups to identify their needs, participate in decision-making and develop appropriate services and facilities to meet those needs.
Lifeguards look after the safety of people at beaches or swimming pools through public relations, public education, accident prevention and rescue.
Recreation officers develop, support and coordinate sport and recreation programmes and services for the benefit of the community.
Sports administrators manage sports clubs, associations and peak bodies, undertaking activities such as promoting their sport, obtaining corporate sponsorship and refining the rules and structure. Sports administrators usually work with a voluntary board or committee to develop strategies and programmes to achieve the aims and policies of the club, association or peak body.