SIS30813 Certificate III in Sports Trainer

Domestic

Description

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply the skills and knowledge to undertake a career as a sports trainer at a regional, state or territory level. Likely functions for someone with this qualification include performing pre and post event taping as part of providing injury prevention and treatment for athletes, developing warm up and cool down programs and assisting with the management of sports injuries under the guidance of a health professional. Those with this qualification would also liaise with coaching and other related support staff. Work may be undertaken in locations such as sports clubs and sporting events.

Job Prospects

  • Sports Trainer

Entry Requirements

  • Recommended to be currently working in industry
  • Minimum of 16 years of age
  • Australian Sports Academy staff will assist clients to ensure that the qualification is appropriate to meet their needs prior to enrolment
  • Technology requirement is recommended to be able to access online resources plus if the learner chooses to submit their assessment work via electronic means

Intakes

This course offers rolling starts to suit the availability of your learning schedule. Student orientation is held every Monday.

Course Fees

Please contact ASA for course fee information.

Course Mode of Delivery and Duration

The course is provided through face-to-face delivery or distance; however blended learning is an option with block delivery. The course will be delivered and assessed in 6 – 18 months.

Locations

Gold Coast
10 Scarborough St
Southport, Gold Coast
Queensland 4215
1300 656 693

Sydney
Level 2, 39 Queen St
Auburn, Sydney
New South Wales 2144
1300 083 832

Pathways

After achieving SIS30310 Certificate III in Fitness, learners may undertake SIS40210 Certificate IV in Fitness or other Sport Qualifications.

Course Outline (Units of Competency)

Total number of units = 14

  • 9 core units
  • 5 elective units
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
SISSSPT201A Implement sports injury prevention
SISSSPT302 Provide initial management of sports injuries
SISSSPT303A Conduct basic warm-up and cool-down programs
SISSSPT304A Tape ankle, thumb and fingers
SISSSPT305A Support sports injury management
SISSSPT307A Conduct advanced taping
SISXRSK301A Undertake risk analysis of activities
SISXWHS101 Follow work health and safety policies

Please select one of the following elective streams:

ELECTIVE STREAM 1
SISSSCO306 Provide drugs in sport information
SISSSCO307 Provide nutrition information to athletes
SISSSCO308 Support athletes to adopt principles of sports psychology
SISSSCO512 Assist athletes to prevent and manage injury and illness
SISSSTC301A Instruct strength and conditioning techniques

ELECTIVE STREAM 2
SISSSCO101 Develop and update knowledge of coaching practices
SISSSCO303 Plan and deliver coaching programs
SISSSCO304 Customise coaching for athletes with specific needs
SISSSCO305 Implement selection policies
SISSSCO306 Provide drugs in sport information

How to Enrol

Applying to Australian Sports Academy (ASA) is easy. You can submit your enrolment application at any time. Also, you can call Gold Coast Campus on 1300 656 693 or Sydney Campus on 1300 083 832.

If your application is successful, we will send you a Letter of Offer including all the enrolment conditions. When you accept it and return a signed copy, we will secure your place in your chosen course. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer is offered at the time of enrolment. For additional information relating to RPL or Credit Transfer for this course, please contact us.

Delivery and Assessment Arrangements

You are able to use a combination of pathways such as self-paced, classroom/workshop/tutorial and on or off the job to complete the qualification. Competency based assessment is used during all assessment activities. Competency is achieved through demonstrating your knowledge and practical application of skills. The “assessment activities” will include but are not limited to such things as written/oral questions, third party feedback where applicable, activities, and scenarios of knowledge and practical application of skills.


Financing Option

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