National code: SIS50115

Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management

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Overview About this course

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.

Outcomes What You'll Gain

Learning Outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Undertake project work

  • Manage finances

  • Develop and review business plans

  • Coordinate client services

Course Outcomes

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

Suitability Is This Course Right For You?

Entry requirements

Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.

Entry recommendations

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.

Pathways Future Career and Study Options

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: Competition manager, Executive officer, Facility or centre manager, Program manager, Volunteer coordinator, Sports program officer and Operations officer

Study pathways

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Previous study 1 Course

Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.

Further study 0 Courses

Advance your skills to take your career to the next level

The Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management does not have any post-graduate courses.

Related study 0 Courses

Strengthen your expertise and gain specialist skills to expand your employability.

The Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management does not have any related courses.

Your experience counts

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.

Units Units taught in this course

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.

  • Coordinate client service activities SISXCCS002

  • Maintain legal knowledge for organisation governance SISXIND003

  • Develop and implement participation strategies SISXIND007

  • Develop and review a business plan AHCBUS506A

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TAFE NSW Services Facilities and Support

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

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Smarthinking - online access to a tutor

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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