Sport Coaching

Are you a keen sportsperson? This course provides a pathway to work in community coaching roles working or volunteering at community-based sport clubs and organisations in the Australian sports industry.

Is this course right for me?

In this course you will learn the skills and knowledge to coach participants up to an intermediate level in a specific sport and be competent in delivering a basic instruction session. Work may be undertaken as part of a team and would be performed under supervision or independently in a structured environment such as a sporting club or school.

Credential available Course code / name ATAR eligible Mandatory placement hours SBAT available Specialisation required for full qualification
Full Certificate SIS30521 Certificate III in Sport Coaching No 35 hours Yes No

Where can this course take me?

Potential job roles include:

  • Community coach.

Opportunities for further study include:

  • SIS40321 Certificate IV in Sport Coaching
  • Bachelor of Sports Coaching

Subjects that support this career path

  • Fitness
  • Sports, Lifestyle and Recreation
  • Biology
  • Community and Family Studies


For more information contact your VET Coordinator or Careers Adviser.

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Disclaimer: Qualification information is subject to change


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