As sport participation rates rise, prepare yourself for a career in the expanding sporting industry.
Gain a solid foundation in the sport sector, with ACNT’s Diploma of Sport Development. If you want a career in sport or fitness, or want a taste of study before starting further training, this course could be for you.
This one-year diploma equips you with the essential skills you need for a range of careers in sport, such as:
- coaching and leadership
- exercise and fitness
- sports development and business management.
You will learn in a hands-on, highly practical environment – with the goal of preparing you as best as possible for a career in the industry. Industry placements will give you first-hand experience in your area of interest.
You will also have the flexibility to choose subjects that suit your career aspirations – so you can choose the pathway that will get you where you want to be.
If you want to go on to further study, you will be able to choose industry placements that give you a good introduction to your area of interest. For example, if you want to progress to a bachelor’s degree in sport and exercise sciences, you should complete your placement and assessments in your preferred sport.
Key Study Outcomes:
- Coaching Practices
- Essentials of Sports Marketing
- Athlete Health and Wellbeing
- High Performance Training and Injury Management Principles
- Developing Sports Participation
- Drugs in Sport
- Staff Recruitment