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: $10,100
International: $15,680

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
For more than a century, The University of Queensland (UQ) has maintained a global reputation for delivering knowledge leadership for a better world. At UQ, our aim is simple: to create change in our students so they can create change in the world.

Our students have access to the latest and most advanced disciplinary knowledge as a result of UQ research informing our programs. With international learning opportunities, partnerships that provide support and industry insight, and inspirational teaching staff who have won more national teaching awards than any other university in Australia, you’ll learn from the best.

The UQ student experience also provides a foundation for success far beyond graduation. We offer a balance of support, structure and flexibility while preparing our students to compete in today’s rapidly evolving workplace. You’ll study in good company with our 51,000+ current students, including 13,300+ international students from 141 countries, who contribute to a diverse, inclusive community across UQ’s three beautiful campuses at St Lucia, Herston and Gatton in South-East Queensland.

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Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

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