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Sport and Fitness Careers

A career in sport and fitness lets you work with science and people, as you use the latest knowledge in health to help others. From your sport and fitness course, you could start managing a fitness company, manage a team and train or instruct others. You'll be at your prime as you help others to achieve their best.

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Job Opportunities:

  • Fitness instructor
  • Personal trainer
  • Pool lifeguard
  • Sports complex manager
  • Coach
  • Outdoor activity guide
  • Lifeguard

Fun Facts

Walking either in water, against the wind, or wearing a backpack burns approximately 50 more calories an hour

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(based on the average weekly salary for fitness instructors)

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VERY STRONG growth of job openings for sports coaches, instructors and officials

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employed sports coaches, instructors and officials in Australia