Course Start Date
7 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The nationally accredited Certificate III in Sport Coaching is your opportunity to turn your passion for sports into a career. Learn practical skills to coach at an intermediate level using real sporting facilities and training from industry professionals.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, learn to:
- Continually improve coaching skills and knowledge
- Meet coaching needs up to an intermediate level
- Identify and manage risks
- Provide first aid
- Maintain equipment
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:
- Communication skills
- Problem solving
- Decision making
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
- First Aid Certificate
- Community-based sport coach (volunteer and non-volunteer roles)
- Australian sporting organisation coach (up to intermediate level)
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further with the:
- Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management
- Certificate III in Fitness (Gym Instructor)
- Certificate III in Fitness (Group Exercise Instructor)
- Certificate III in Fitness (Aqua Exercise Instructor)
There are no Information Sessions scheduled at this time.
This is a flexible blended course. You will need to attend approximately 4 hours of class, over 1 evening a week, for 36 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 3 hours of other study per week. You may also be required to complete approximately 6 hours of unstructured hours, including assessment preparation, online activities, skills practice, research and revision activities.
Attendance for this course will be flexible. There will be a face-to-face workshop / tutorial / lesson available to students every Monday night from 5.30pm to 7.30pm.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This qualification is designed for delivery to students who are seeking to apply the skills and knowledge to undertake a role as a coach.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
The way you learn may change during your enrolment to ensure the best learning experience or to keep you safe as COVID-19 restrictions change, and some of our face to face classes may change to online or virtual classroom learning. Also, to ensure that we keep you safe while studying, we may modify our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, there may be a modification or delay in the planned timeframe due to COVID-19 impacts. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday from 5.30pm to 7.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
|BSBRSK401||Identify risk and apply risk management processes|
|SISSSCO002||Work in a community coaching role|
|SISSSCO003||Meet participant coaching needs|
|SISSSCO005||Continuously improve coaching skills and knowledge|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
|HLTWHS001||Participate in workplace health and safety|
|SISSSCO012||Coach sport participants up to an intermediate level|
|SISXFAC001||Maintain equipment for activities|
|SISXDIS001||Facilitate inclusion for people with a disability|
|SISSSCO016||Coach participants in sport competition|
Possible job titles depend on the specific sport and may include community coach.
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
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Phone 131 601
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