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  • SIS20319 / SIS30315

Certificate II in Sport Coaching / Certificate III in Fitness

Dual award
At a glance

At a glance

Get your career in the fitness industry up and running and gain practical skills to work or volunteer as a coach with this dual qualification. 

JOB PROSPECTS
  • Gym Instructor
  • Group Exercise Instructor
  • Sports Coach
  • Gymnasium Instructor
  • Community Activities Assistant
COURSE OUTCOME

SIS20319 / SIS30315 Certificate II in Sport Coaching / Certificate III in Fitness

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Course overview

Course overview

Get your career in the fitness industry up and running and gain practical skills to work or volunteer as a coach with this dual qualification. The sport and recreation industry is forecast to continue its already impressive growth with more than 50,000 jobs set to become available over the next five years.

In this course you will learn a range of basic coaching skills as well as how to program and instruct individual and group training sessions. The course also covers how to provide healthy eating information to clients and how to plan, instruct and evaluate exercise for older clients. Our teaching team have many years of industry experience and knowledge that will help you achieve your goals within the fitness industry. 

Successful completion of this dual qualification will allow you to seek employment as a qualified gym instructor or conduct coaching sessions in community-based sports clubs and organisations.

Units

The successful achievement of the two qualifications requires you to complete all core and 16 elective units from the list below.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SIRXWHS001
Work safely
HLTAID003
Provide first aid
UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
SISSSCO001
Conduct sport coaching sessions with foundation level participants
SISXFAC002
Maintain sport, fitness and recreation facilities
SISXCAI001
Provide equipment for activities
BSBRSK401
Identify risk and apply risk management processes
HLTWHS001
Participate in workplace health and safety
SISFFIT001
Provide health screening and fitness orientation
SISFFIT002
Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific populations
SISFFIT003
Instruct fitness programs
SISFFIT004
Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming
SISFFIT005
Provide healthy eating information
SISFFIT006
Conduct fitness appraisals
SISFFIT007
Instruct group exercise sessions
SISFFIT014
Instruct exercise to older clients
SISXCCS001
Provide quality service
SISXFAC001
Maintain equipment for activities
SISXIND001
Work effectively in sport, fitness and recreation environments

Note: For some courses, not all electives are available at all campuses.

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Ways to study

Ways to study

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University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

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  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Federation University
  • University of Southern Queensland
Payment options

Payment options

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, get in touch. We're here to help.

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Important Information
Important Information

Important Information


Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.

Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.

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How to apply

How to apply

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and credit transfers


Fast track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner. We can assess your skills, directly apply credits from previous successful study, and give you advanced standing in your course.

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If you have read and understood the student rules, refund policy, understand your fees and payment options, have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) and checked you meet the entry requirements and selection criteria for this course, you're ready to get started.

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about university pathways
  • James Cook University
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Federation University
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland