Sport, Fitness and Recreation Courses Online

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Sport, Fitness and Recreation Courses Online

Have a passion for sports and fitness? Set your career on the right track with an accredited course in sport, fitness and recreation. These qualifications provide the perfect training for a huge range of industry roles, such as fitness instructor, personal trainer, facility manager, community sport coordinator and more.

Job Pathways

Here are some potential career pathways within sport, fitness and recreation. Click on the occupation for information on the course you should enrol in to start your journey.

Sourced from The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training and MySkills.gov.au.


Popular Courses

There are 18 courses available for people who want a career in Sport, Fitness and Recreation. These are the most popular courses.

SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness

The Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30315) is a pathway to working as a fitness instructor at gyms, fitness and recreational centres. Students begin by leaning how to conduct fitness screenings and administer pre-exercise health questionnaires (to keep their clients safe). And follow up with the p...

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SIS30115 Certificate III in Sport and Recreation

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 c...

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SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness

A Certificate IV in Fitness (SIS40215) is perfect for students seeking careers as fitness instructors and personal trainers. To enrol you’ll need a Certificate III in Fitness (SIS30315) plus a current first aid and CPR certificate. Students gain skills in three key areas: motivating and in...

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52792WA Advanced Diploma of Holistic Classical Yoga Practices

The Advanced Diploma of Holistic Classical Yoga Practices (52792WA) is for experienced yoga practitioners wanting to implement a personal self mastery action plan and go deeper into the classical asanas as well as yoga history, literature, and philosophy. Enquire now for the full list of s...

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SIS10115 Certificate I in Sport and Recreation

Love being outside? The SIS10115 Certificate I in Sport and Recreation is the course you need to start working as an outdoor guide. Choose from surfing, snorkelling, kayaking, fishing, bushwalking, and low ropes. The course takes 6 months and covers the essential aspects of first aid, guest safet...

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SIS20419 Certificate II in Outdoor Recreation

The SIS20419 - Certificate II in Outdoor Recreation is a Nationally Recognised Training (NRT) qualification. Please make an enquiry to find out more about the course such as government funding options, study modes and duration....

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SIS20115 Certificate II in Sport and Recreation

The Certificate II in Sport and Recreation SIS30513 is an entry level qualification, great for students wanting to work at fitness centres, sporting grounds, or recreation centres. With a strong emphasis on safety, students learn how to plan and conduct sport and recreation sessions and then choo...

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SIS30619 Certificate III in Outdoor Leadership

Begin a career in your favourite outdoor activity with the Certificate III in Outdoor Leadership (SIS30619). This nationally recognised qualification will give you the confidence to co-ordinate a group activity as well as interpret the weather and environmental conditions, operate communications ...

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SIS40619 Certificate IV in Outdoor Leadership

Lead 4WD tour groups and teach basic driving skills with the SIS40619 Certificate IV in Outdoor Leadership (4WDrive Instructor). This nationally recognised training course will improve your own 4WD prowess and includes a range of outdoor 4WD guiding skills: setting up and operating a camp site, p...

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10137NAT Certificate IV in Remedial Yoga Teaching

Do you have a solid yoga practice and want to become a qualified instructor? Try the 10137NAT Certificate IV in Remedial Yoga Teaching. This 12 month course delivers the history and fundamentals of yoga (anatomy, breath work, meditation, nutrition) as well as essential first aid and business skil...

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SIS40319 Certificate IV in Sport Coaching

Become a professional sports coach with the SIS40319 Certificate IV in Sport Coaching. This nationally recognised training course qualifies you as a senior coach in either swimming, tennis, or equestrian sports. Over 12-18 months of you study you will learn how to train athletes to an advanced le...

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10859NAT Certificate IV in Weight Management

The Certificate IV In Weight Management is ideal for students wanting a successful career in the health and wellness sector. You will graduate knowing how to navigate the weight management industry while delivering both one-on-one weight loss consultations and group clinics. With skills and knowl...

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SIS50215 Diploma of Fitness

The Diploma of Fitness (SIS50215) is for qualified fitness instructors who need management and leadership skills. This is a nationally recognised diploma and you’ll graduate ready to manage large fitness centres (or own your own gym), while leading a team of fitness professionals. The course cove...

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SIS50419 Diploma of Outdoor Leadership

Build a career in outdoor recreation with the SIS50419 Diploma of Outdoor Leadership. It’s a management level qualification for anyone who simply has to be outside and engaged in their favourite pastime — abseiling, bushwalking, canyoning, climbing, canoeing, cycle touring, mountain biking, 4WD, ...

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SIS50319 Diploma of Sport

Become a professional coach, talent scout, or sports development manager with the SIS50319 Diploma of Sport. This nationally recognised training course is delivered over two years and students can choose study steams in golf, horse sports, swimming, sports development, or general coaching. Even b...

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SIS50115 Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management

The Diploma of Sport & Recreation Management is suitable for students seeking careers in the sport and recreation industry in a management or organisational capacity. Graduates could work managing or owning fitness centres, outdoor sporting grounds/complexes, aquatic centres or community recreati...

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SIS50612 Diploma of Sport Development

Become a coach or sports manager with the Diploma of Sport Development (SIS50612). This nationally recognised diploma will teach you the principles of sports psychology, how to support athletes and provide nutrition information — as well as the fundamentals of compliance, safety, computer applica...

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10698NAT Diploma of Weight Management

The 10698NAT Diploma of Weight Management is a high-end qualification grounded in the principles of psychology, nutrition and exercise science. While many graduates of this diploma will be working one-on-one with clients, others will be leading and directing a team of weight management practition...

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