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TAFE Queensland has partnered with Queensland Cricket to offer this custom-made program. Get the specialised skills you need to join the next generation of professionals who work behind the scenes across Queensland Cricket.
 
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About the Queensland Cricket Academy program

The Queensland Cricket Academy offers you a tailored training program that gives you the skills to meet the demands of the professional cricket industry.

You will have access to leading cricket coaches, trainers and industry educators, ensuring that you will be well-equipped for the industry after graduation.

You will complete 120 hours of cricket-specific training with Queensland Cricket umpires and staff, study event management, and learn how to develop umpiring programs while increasing your business acumen.

 

Learn how the program can benefit you

The success of the Brisbane Heat and the Big Bash League on the national arena has helped to turn cricket into one of the premiere sports in Australia. Overall, there are more than 300,000 participants involved in cricket throughout clubs and schools across Queensland. (qldcricket.com.au, 2018).

This program offers an excellent opportunity to learn sports medicine, umpiring programs and business acumen, alongside 120 hours of cricket-specific training with Queensland Cricket coaches and staff.

Plus you will receive a nationally recognised qualification from TAFE Queensland. This course is everything that well-rounded Queensland Cricket staff, officials and coaches need to build their careers to lead the future of the sport.

 

Set yourself apart with extra qualifications

By completing the Queensland Cricket Academy program you'll graduate with the following qualifications:

 
  • Diploma of Sport Development (SIS50612)
  • Sports Medicine Australia Level 1 Sports Trainer Certificate
  • Australian Strength and Conditioning Association Level 1 Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • Community Coaching
  • Community Umpiring

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