This course aims to provide training for students who want to work as a coach, official or administrator in the sporting industry. In this course, participants can advanced technical, planning, management and leadership skills relating to the sport of their choice. Students will also be guided through team performance, legal compliance, and occupational health and safety training.
VCE or Mature age applicants. Interview and past academic performance is considered. Participants seeking entry into this program must be able to demonstrate competency in the following areas: Communication Skills, Work Team Communications, Writing Skills and Numeric Skills
Certificate IV in Sport (Development)
Qualifications and Recognition
Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Sport (Development).
Sports Administrator, Sport Development Officer, Event Management, Athlete Management.
Assessment is by a combination of internal, external and workplace theory and practical examinations and assessment activities, including: practical demonstrations, practical experiences, practical demonstrations in simulated work conditions, problem solving, documents/folio, journals, oral presentations, presentations to audiences, interviews, case studies, projects, group projects, group discussions.
Opportunities for Further Study
This certificate may be used as the first year of the two year Diploma of Sport (Development).
Can prospective students enrol in individual units/modules?
Enrolment – Fees and Charges
Tuition fees range between a minimum of $67.00 and a maximum of $1,069.00, depending on hours of tuition and eligibility for concession. This fee may be subject to an annual increase, in accordance with the Consumer Price Index (CPI). A fee-cap period (a continuous 12 month period commencing on the date of the first course enrolment) applies to each student. Course-related materials fees may also apply, to cover additional charges such as tools, excursions or First Aid Training. All fees are payable at the time of enrolment. For an individual quotation of fees payable, please contact a Customer Service Officer at your nearest GippsTAFE campus.
This course is composed of Units of Competency in the following areas:
Coaching and Instructing and Officiating
Communications and Client Service
Event Management and Project Management
Health and Safety
Strength and Conditioning
Teams and Organisation