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.

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.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 03389E

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
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Adelaide No info
Melbourne No info
Brisbane No info
Chifley Business School established in 1989. The school is owned by Torrens University Australia.

Provider CRICOS: 03389E

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