Course description

If you are the type of person who loves their sport and you want to improve your coaching and leadership skills, AISR’s Diploma of Sport Coaching course have been designed with you in mind.

This course will give you the skills and knowledge to pursue a career as a coach at a high performance level. Likely functions for someone with this qualification include observing elite athletes to determine the level of instruction required, and planning, conducting and evaluating high performance individualised and team training programs.

Those with this qualification would also supervise practice sessions and provide competition assistance to athletes including supporting their psychological preparation and conducting post competition analysis of both performance and strategy. Outcomes would vary depending on the specialisation chosen.

Areas of coaching specialisation may include:

Career outcomes

The following is an indicative job role for this qualification:

High performance coach

Pathways information

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.

Entry requirements

Entry to SIS50512 Diploma of Sport Coaching is open to those who hold a current first aid and CPR certification, AND National Coaching Accreditation Scheme (NCAS) registration in a chosen sport AND the following units:

SISSSCO306 Provide drugs in sport information
SISSSCO307 Provide nutrition information to athletes
SISSSCO308 Support athletes to adopt principles of sport psychology
SISSSCO409 Work collaboratively with support personnel
SISSSCO411 Apply self-management to intermediate level coaching

What you get

What's the cost?

The AISR Diploma of Sport Coaching is the benchmark of quality in the industry and is competitively priced at $3900.00

AISR does conduct a range of support programs to help students and caters for group pricing for organisation so please contact AISR for the best price to suit your needs.

Units of competency

23 units must be completed: 15 core units plus 8 elective units:

Core units  
BSBADM502B Manage meetings
BSBINN502A Build and sustain an innovative work environment
SISSSCO304 Customise coaching for athletes with specific needs
SISSSCO305 Implement selection policies
SISSSCO410 Implement a talent identification program
SISSSCO512 Assist athletes to prevent and manage injury and illness
SISSSCO513 Plan and implement high performance training and recovery programs
SISXCAI305A Conduct individualised long-term training programs
SISXCCS403A Determine needs of client populations
SISXIND404A Promote compliance with laws and legal principles
SISXIND406A Manage projects
SISXIND408 Select and use technology for sport, fitness and recreation
SISXRSK502A Manage organisational risks
SITXFIN402 Manage finances within a budget
SITXHRM402 Lead and manage people
Electives (8) from skill set specialisation
  • Martial Arts
  • Golf
  • Rugby League
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • More skills sets available on request

What to do now

  1. Contact AISR and we'll happily answer all your questions.
  2. Request an email enrolment and fulfil enrolment conditions.
  3. Upon receiving AISR enrolment email, complete the online enrolment form and you're away, it’s that easy!
  4. Happy coaching!

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