CQUniversity Australia

Certificate II in Sport and Recreation - SIS20115

CQUniversity Australia

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00219C

This qualification allows individuals to develop basic functional knowledge and skills for work in customer contact positions in the sport or community recreation industry. These individuals are competent in a range of administrative activities and functions within a team and under supervision. They are involved in mainly routine and repetitive tasks using practical skills and basic sport and recreation industry knowledge. They work in locations such as sport and recreation centres or facilities, and leisure and aquatic centres assisting with the conduct of recreation activities, and facility maintenance and operations. Possible job titles include:community activities assistantcustomer service assistantleisure assistantrecreation assistantretail assistantgrounds assistantfacility assistant.No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.


  • 13 units: 8 core
  • 5 elective


  • Operate application software packages
  • Participate in workplace health and safety
  • Maintain equipment for activities
  • Respond to emergency situations
  • Maintain sport, fitness and recreation industry knowledge
  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Use strategies to respond to routine workplace problems
  • Perform basic water rescues
  • Provide quality service
  • Merchandise products
  • Use routine strategies for work-related learning
  • Provide equipment for activities
  • Use digital technology for routine workplace tasks
  • Organise and complete daily work activities
  • Provide first point of contact
  • Provide first aid
  • Process financial transactions
  • Advise on products and services
  • Assist with activity sessions
  • Work effectively in sport, fitness and recreation environments
  • Manage personal stress in the workplace
  • Maintain sport, fitness and recreation facilities

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
CQUniversity Bundaberg Yes
  • Part-time : 18 months
CQUniversity Cairns Yes
  • Part-time : 18 months
CQUniversity Gladstone Marina Yes
  • Part-time : 18 months
CQUniversity Mackay City Yes
  • Part-time : 18 months

Fee comments

Campuses: CQUniversity Bundaberg, CQUniversity Gladstone Marina, CQUniversity Mackay City.

For course fee information visit cqu.edu.au/tafe

Campuses: CQUniversity Cairns.

For course fee information visit cqu.edu.au

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