Graduate Certificate in Sports Coaching

University of Queensland, The (UQ)

There is high demand for innovative and well-informed sports coaches, with widely recognised qualifications, in all sectors of domestic and international sport. Elite coaches, expert academics, and world-leading researchers have combined their knowledge and skills in forging this unique and enduring program that offers the latest and most innovative theory and practice in sports coaching. This program provides practising coaches with the opportunity to enhance and develop quality in their professional practice and prepare them for the world of high performance coaching.

Course Fee:

Australian: $10,600
International: $16,464

Entry Requirements:

A bachelor degree or approved post-secondary study in a different discipline and relevant work experience in coaching; OR extensive work experience in coaching as per program rules.


8 units

Subjects you can Study:

Sports coaching

Study Pathways:

Graduates may go on to complete further studies in coursework and research programs.

Further information:

All of the Sports Coaching courses are offered externally and require internet access.

Who for:

Human movement graduates

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Related Careers:

Sports Coach,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
St Lucia No info Yes Online 0.5 year
Established in 1909, the University of Queensland is the oldest tertiary institution in the State and one of Australia's premier learning and research institutions. The University aims to enable students and staff to positively influence the society in which they live by creating a learning and discovery environment in which they can develop and fulfil their aspirations. It rewards excellence, openness and innovation and encourages widespread engagement with state, national and international communities. The main campus is at St Lucia in Brisbane with UQ Gatton located 80 kilometres to the west and UQ Herston campus located in the Brisbane Hospital precinct. The UQ Brisbane City site is located in the Brisbane CBD. Other UQ locations include teaching hospitals and health centres, veterinary science centres, agricultural science farms, marine research stations, physics research stations, seismograph stations and an underground mine. University of Queensland students include school leavers plus students from interstate and overseas. International students from over 100 countries account for a large percentage of total enrolments, diversifying cultural life on campus and providing opportunities for international networking. Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

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