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.
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).
The Queensland Cricket Academy program covers key sports development areas. You'll study how to develop coaching programs and increase your business acumen. This study is coupled with immersive training with coaches and staff.
You'll graduate with a diploma qualification as well as several industry-specific certifications. This course will prepare cricket staff, officials and coaches to build their careers and lead the future of the sport.