SIS30115 Certificate III in Sport and Recreation

This course is aimed at preparing students for a Certificate IV or Diploma course in Sport, Recreation or Fitness, or for those wishing to enter the industry at a level appropriate to their skills and knowledge. It is now available at the Brisbane, Southport and Coolangatta campuses.

At this level students are learning not just about the industry, but how to assist others in learning about the Industry. For example students are designing programs, learning teaching or coaching skills, and how to work towards entry into the industry at Instructor or Coach Level in the future, or entry into a course at that level (Cert IV or Diploma).

Study mode

On Campus

Course duration

12 months


56 Nerang Street, Southport Queensland 4215

70 Griffith Street, Coolangatta Queensland 4225

Ground, 62 Astor Terrace, Spring Hill Queensland 4000


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Gym Receptionist$960 weekly pay
Pool Lifeguard$960 weekly pay
Sport and Recreation Officer$960 weekly pay
Sports Coach$960 weekly pay
Swimming Instructor$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Personal Trainer$1,150 weekly pay
Advanced Personal Trainer$1,350 weekly pay
Rehabilitation Specialist$1,350 weekly pay
Sports Development Officer$1,150 weekly pay
Sports Facility Manager$1,250 weekly pay

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 The Eagle Academy to check your eligibility.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

The SIS30115 Certificate III in Sport and Recreation is a nationally recognised course delivered by The Eagle Academy, a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). An RTO is 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.

Payment options

For more information about this course and payment options please enquire now.

About this provider

The Eagle Academy has qualifications and courses in English, Business, Outdoor Recreation, Sport and Recreation and Fitness to increase its range of useful courses for those seeking employment in sports clubs, gyms, tourism, hospitality or other business areas. Throw in our renowned friendly service, and it’s easy to see why over 500 students from every continent have chosen to study at The Eagle Academy in the past year.

Operating since 2003
Legal name Xamerg Pty Ltd
RTO code 30895