Combine your love of sport with your skills in administration and management. Learn from industry professionals in realistic working simulations as your broaden your knowledge and develop new skills in management.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Undertake project work
Develop and review business plans
Coordinate client services
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
Skills to develop a team
The ability to create a business or strategic plan
Pathways to managerial positions in sport and recreation
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
A high degree of autonomy
Strong organisational skills
Time management skills
Interest in fitness or sport
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: Competition manager, Executive officer, Facility or centre manager, Program manager, Volunteer coordinator, Sports program officer and Operations officer
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management does not have any pre-requisite courses.
The Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management does not have any post-graduate courses.
The Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management does not have any related courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 20 Units of competency, including 13 core and 7 speciality units.
Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.
TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.
TAFE NSW Disability Support Service
TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support
TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)
TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service
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