This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply the skills and knowledge to pursue a range of 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:
- Sport development manager
- Talent manager.
Your Study Program
The SIS50319 Diploma of Sport teaches you how to manage risk and projects, use technologies in sports, how to identify sports talent, how to prepare and present sponsorship proposals and support athletes to adopt principles of sport psychology.
The successful completion of this program contains 14 units of competency:
BSBRSK501 Manage risk
HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety
SITXHRM003 Lead and manage people
SISXICT001 Select and use technology for sport, fitness and recreation work
SISSSCO010 Implement sport talent identification programs
PSPGEN085 Manage media relationships
BSBADM502 Manage meetings
SISXIND008 Manage legal compliance
SISSSCO007 Apply sport psychology principles
*HLTAID003 Provide first aid
SISSSCO008 Apply anti-doping policies
SISSPAR006 Prepare and present athlete sponsorship proposals
SISSSCO011 Manage integrity in sport
SISXCCS003 Address client’s needs
*HLTAID003 Provide First Aid is delivered and assessed by Australian Red Cross First Aid and Mental Health RTO3605
- Course duration – One year (52 weeks, includes up to 12 weeks of holiday)
- Course Delivery – Face to Face
- Campus location – Gold Coast
All students studying the SIS50319 Diploma of Sport must meet the following entry requirements:
- Be aged 18 years of age or older
- Successful completion school year 12 or other higher education qualification; or successfully complete LLN Assessment Test with the PGA IGI, exceptions to year 12 may be applied for
- Minimum IELTS overall band score 5.5 or equivalent English language proficiency level
*Where required, students must successfully complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy Assessment
Applications for the SIS50319 Diploma of Sport are open year-round. Students can choose to begin in their preferred intake as follows: