SIS30115 Certificate III in Sport and Recreation

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Course description

A Certificate III in Sport and Recreation gives students the skills and knowledge required to work effectively in a sport, recreation or fitness environment. Roles might include maintaining grounds and playing surfaces, providing customer service, housekeeping or administrative assistance. This course is perfect for students seeking careers at fitness centres, sporting grounds or complexes, leisure and aquatic centres and community recreation centres.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

12 months

Online or Distance

On-campus

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Customer and Personal Service

Such as understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

Education and Training

You have a passion for teaching and education.

Gross Body Coordination

Move your arms, legs, and body together.

Stamina

Exercise for a long time without getting winded or out of breath.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Swimming Instructor$960 weekly pay
Recreation Development Officer$1,050 weekly pay
Pool Lifeguard$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Sport and Recreation Coordinator$1,250 weekly pay
Club Manager$1,150 weekly pay
Aquatic Education and Programs Coordinator$1,250 weekly pay
Facility Manager$1,250 weekly pay

Subjects

You will be required to complete a number of units of competencey for this qualifiation. Example units have been provided below but may vary for each provider.

BSBWHS303
Participate in WHS hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to maintain a healthy and safe workplace through participation in the process of identifying work health and safety (WHS) hazards and assessing and controlling WHS risks, and the promotion and support of worker consultation. It applies to individuals who assist with the identification of workplace hazards and the assessment and control of WHS risks as part of their WHS responsibilities, which are in addition to their main duties.

BSBWOR301
Organise personal work priorities and development

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to organise own work schedules, to monitor and obtain feedback on work performance and to maintain required levels of competence.

HLTAID003
Provide first aid

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty. The unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

HLTWHS001
Participate in workplace health and safety

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required for workers to participate in safe work practices to ensure their own health and safety, and that of others. The unit applies to all workers who require knowledge of workplace health and safety (WHS) to carry out their own work, either under direct supervision or with some individual responsibility.

ICTWEB201
Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to establish a social networking presence, using social media tools and applications. It includes the requirement to review, compare, and use different types of social networking tools and applications. It applies to information and communications technology (ICT) personnel who need to develop a social networking web presence for a small or large office environment, using social media tools and applications.

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Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the SIS30115 Certificate III in Sport and Recreation. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the SIS30115 Certificate III in Sport and Recreation such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

Australian Qualifications Framework
Nationally Recognised Training


This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

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These course providers offer the SIS30115 Certificate III in Sport and Recreation:

Australian Institute of Personal Trainers
Online
Outdoor Training College
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