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SIS40419 Certificate IV in Sport Development

National ID: SIS40419 | State ID: BEU6

Get a head start in the sporting industry

This Certificate IV in Sport Development will give you the skills to get ahead and take advantage of the varied opportunities in the sporting industry in Australia. You'll cover topics such as; teamwork and leadership; planning and delivering sport and recreation programs; using sport technology; event management; risk management; exercise science; managing volunteers and working with stakeholders. You'll be equipped to fulfil your clients' sporting objectives and work effectively within a sporting organisation.

During the course of your studies you'll have access to the live works gym facility at our Northbridge campus and have the opportunity to gain learning support to improve study, literacy or numeracy skills.

Gain these skills
  • developing knowledge of sport technology used in the industry
  • work effectively within a team environment or autonomously in an organisational structure
  • the ability to conduct and coordinate sporting activities for others
  • understand how to incorporate exercise science principles into fitness instruction and programming
  • responsibility for coordination and supervision of volunteers in variety of roles
  • ability to plan, setup, conduct and monitor an event
Is this course right for me?

I have an interest in the sport industry and I have the following attributes:

  • Enjoy participating in sport and being physically active
  • Able to work in a team and communicate with others
  • Above average English literacy skills
  • Good organisational, time-management and problem solving skills
  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated
  • Keen to learn new concepts, ideas and methods

Entrance Requirements

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III

It is recommended that you have completed year 12 WACE  or Certificate III in Sport and Recreation.
Mature aged applicants may be asked to submit a portfolio of evidence demonstrating training, experience and employment in the sport industry.

Important information

This course does not guarantee you a direct pathway into employment in the sport industry but will help you prepare for a role in a variety of sporting organisations or agencies.
You'll have 3 to 4 days per week of classes on campus and you will also need to be available to voluntarily participate in activities off campus, outside of timetabled hours, when requested.

You'll need to buy a sport uniform and get a Working With Children Check.

Job opportunities
  • Development officer
  • Coordinator for Programs & Competitions
  • Volunteer coordinator
  • Events coordinator
  • Talent Development Coordinator
  • Administrator within sport clubs or organisations
Further study

You can continue your studies in a Diploma course or apply for entry into a Bachelor degree at university.

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Leederville - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 month/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Leederville
How On campus
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Semester 2, 2020

Leederville - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 month/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Leederville
How On campus
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Course enquiry

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Page last updated March 03, 2020