Certificate III in Sport Coaching

Certificate III   NRT
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Start date:
Mon 5 Feb 2018
 –   Sutherland
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  • Sport Coaching course details

    Course description and aims

    This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply the skills and knowledge to undertake a role as a coach. Likely functions for someone with this qualification include observing the performance of sports participants to determine the required level of instruction, and planning, conducting and evaluating individualised and team based training programs. Those with this qualification would also supervise practice sessions and provide in competition assistance to participants.

    Job Roles
    The following is an indicative job role for this qualification:
    - community coach.

    Pathways Information
    This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.
    Licensing/Regulatory Information

    No licensing, legislation, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification of the endorsement.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

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    Course start:
    Mon 5 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    36 Weeks
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    4 Hours per week
    Smart and Skilled First Qual:
    Smart and Skilled Second Qual:
    Course Fee:
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    About offering:


    You will be contacted by the Head Teacher to organise an information session.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 4 hours of class a week with additional 7 hours self directed learning. The program will be flexible.

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled


    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:


    This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

    The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

    For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.


    Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance


    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.

    Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    SISSSCO202Coach beginner or novice participants to develop fundamental motor skills27
    SISSSDE201Communicate effectively with others in a sport environment18
    SISSSCO304Customise coaching for athletes with specific needs80
    SISSSCO101Develop and update knowledge of coaching practices36
    SISSSOF101Develop and update officiating knowledge18
    SISXWHS101Follow work health and safety policies18
    SISSSCO305Implement selection policies15
    SISSSOF202Officiate games or competitions18
    SISSSUR304AOfficiate intermediate level surf life saving competitions25
    SISSSWM302APlan a program for a competitive swimmer35
    SISSSCO303Plan and deliver coaching programs18
    HLTAID003Provide first aid18
    SISSGYN302ATeach fundamental gymnastics skills for infants40
    SISSBSB303ATeach intermediate level basketball skills40
    SISSBSB304ATeach intermediate level basketball tactics and game strategy40
    SISSSWM303ATeach the advanced skills of competitive swimming30
    SISSSWM301ATeach the competitive strokes of swimming35
    SISSCKT306ATeach the intermediate skills of cricket20
    SISSSUR303ATeach the intermediate skills of surf life saving20
    SISSCKT307ATeach the intermediate tactics and strategies of cricket20
    SISXRSK301AUndertake risk analysis of activities15



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