Diploma of Sport Development

Diploma   NRT
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  • Sport Development course details

    Course description and aims

    This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual intending to pursue a career in sport development. Occupational outcomes for this qualification can vary from managing competitions, sports venues and facilities and identifying and developing athletes. Work at this level would be undertaken with a high degree of autonomy.

    Job roles
    The following are indicative job roles for this qualification:
    competition manager
    program developer
    talent development manager
    sport development manager.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Job roles
    The following are indicative job roles for this qualification:
    competition manager
    program developer
    talent development manager
    sport development manager.

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

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    Full Time
    Course start:
    Thu 1 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    1 Year
    Financial Assistance:
    VET Student Loan
    16 Hours per week
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    About offering:


    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Thursday, 1 February 2018 at 10:00am at Loftus Campus, Rawson Avenue, Building F, Level 1, Room F1.04.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 16 hours of class a week over 2 days. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Thursday to Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm.

    How to enrol or apply:


    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 approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

    Find out more about VET Student Loans at http://studyassist.gov.au/sites/studyassist/vet%20student%20loans/pages/vet%20student%20loans

    Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course.

    The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed below. Fees are charged on the census day for each unit of study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.

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


    Fees, payment and refunds: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    Units of Study

    CodeNameStart DateEnd DateCensusAmount
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Sport Development 2018/02/052018/04/202018/04/03$1558.00
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Sport Development 2018/04/232018/07/062018/06/04$1558.00
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Sport Development 2018/07/092018/09/212018/08/06$1558.00
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Sport Development 2018/09/242018/12/072018/11/05$1556.00


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    SISSSCO411Apply self-management to intermediate level coaching18
    SISSSCO512Assist athletes to prevent and manage injury and illness18
    SISSSCO304Customise coaching for athletes with specific needs80
    SISSSDE502Design and implement strategies to increase participation18
    SISXCCS403ADetermine needs of client populations18
    SISSSCO101Develop and update knowledge of coaching practices36
    SISSSOF101Develop and update officiating knowledge18
    SISSSDE503Develop volunteer management policies20
    SISXWHS402Implement and monitor work health and safety policies18
    SISXRSK502AManage organisational risks36
    SISXIND406AManage projects40
    SISSSCO303Plan and deliver coaching programs18
    SISXIND404APromote compliance with laws and legal principles18
    SISSSCO306Provide drugs in sport information12
    SISSSCO307Provide nutrition information to athletes15
    SISSSCO308Support athletes to adopt principles of sports psychology20



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