Diploma of Sport (Coaching)
In sports, a coach is a person involved in the direction, instruction and training of the operations of a sports team or of individual sportspeople. A coach may also be a teacher.
Our delivery mode includes the flexibility of online theory content, videos, online support and face-to-face practical training.
Students are able to book in a time with a tutor to assist with theory modules. When it is time for prac, students hav ethe option to book in for a training or assessment session with one of our expert staff.
Graduates of the Global Fitness Institute SIS50319 Diploma of Sport (Coaching) will possess the appropriate industry recognized qualification to work as a coach, team manager or development officer.
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Students will complete the following core units, developing skills and knowledge, such as the ability to :
- BSBRSK501 Manage risk
HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety
SITXHRM003 Lead and manage people
- HLTAID003 Provide first aid
SISSSCO003 Meet participant coaching needs
SISSSCO004 Plan, conduct and review coaching programs
SISSSCO007 Apply sport psychology principles
SISSSCO008 Apply anti-doping policies
SISSSCO011 Manage integrity in sport
- SISXCAI008 Plan, conduct and review training and recovery programs
- SISXCAI005 Conduct individualised long-term training programs
- SISSSCO010 Implement sport talent identification programs
- SISFFIT006 Conduct fitness appraisals
- SISXCCS001 Provide quality service
The Diploma of Sport Coaching reflects the role of individuals who apply the skills and knowledge to pursue a range of coaching roles within the Australian sport industry.
They work or volunteer at community-based sport clubs and organisations in the Australian sport industry.
Individuals with this qualification are involved in the self-directed application of knowledge and skills, and the provision of leadership and support to colleagues. They work autonomously and coordinate and supervise others.
Possible job titles include:
High performance coach
Sport development manager
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.