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In today’s competitive workplace, you need your skills and experience to stand out from the rest. At GeSS Education your course will cover key skills that can be used across a broad range of industries and sectors. You’ll be mentored by some of the Education Industry’s best.

Not only will you have the opportunity to gain credit into further studies with leading universities, but also give your future job prospects a competitive edge!

So, take the first exciting step. You have our full support to help you achieve your career goals!
We look forward to supporting you throughout this wonderful journey.

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Cristine Russell

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SIS50319 Diploma of Sport (Coaching)

Are you positive, enthusiastic, supportive, trusting, targeted, knowledgeable, observant, respectful, patient and a good communicator??? Then you should become a coach. Our expert trainers are current professional coaches and they also work in business – this is a great opportunity to learn the similarities between business and sport!!!

Being an average coach is easy – being a great coach is Management!

Offering a unique mix of coaching and business studies, this course is ideal for anyone wishing to advance their existing sporting/athletic career or interests into a career as a COACH.
For on-campus students this course includes a 12-week MENTORING PROGRAM with our own professional coach OR our Master Industry Instructors from Korean Martial Arts Academy and KOTB Performance Academy. They will offer guidance and mentoring leading to heightened self-confidence and ability to become an inspiring coach within the Martial Arts or Dance industry.

“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” – Confucius

We will customise this course to your specific sport* e.g. golf, tennis, martial arts, swimming, soccer, dancing, football, basketball etc.

*Specific Australian industry accreditation requirements may apply to sport-specific coaching accreditation and information should be obtained from the relevant National Sporting Organisation (NSO).

The Units in this Diploma are:

Coaching Units:

• HLTAID003: Provide first aid
• SISSSCO003: Meet participant coaching needs
• SISSSCO004: Plan, conduct and review coaching programs
• SISSSCO007: Apply sport psychology principles
• SISSSCO008: Apply anti-doping policies
• SISSSCO011: Manage integrity in sport
• SISSSCO014: Develop sport coaches
• SISSSCO005: Continuously improve coaching skills and knowledge
• SISSSCO013: Coach sport participants up to an advanced level

Business Units:

• BSBCUS501: Manage quality customer service
• BSBMGT517: Manage operational plan
• BSBRSK501: Manage risk
• HLTWHS003: Maintain work health and safety
• SITXHRM003: Lead and manage people

Entry Requirements:

• Year 10 High School certificate or equivalent OR
• Certificate IV in a relevant qualification OR
• Mature aged student with relevant workplace experience
• English level: IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
• Basic computer skills and access to a desktop or laptop with sufficient internet speed to undertake online studies

Course Duration:

On-Campus (Domestic): 18 months (includes 12-week Mentoring Program**)
Online Based: 12 – 18 months (only available to Domestic or off-shore International students***)

** Mentoring Program is conducted throughout your course – schedule to be provided at induction

***Mentoring Program can be added as a Study Tour for off-shore International students (Tourist Visa) of this course – please enquire for further details.

Course Fees:

Domestic On Campus & Online students:

Enrolment Fee: AUD $200
Material/LMS Fee: AUD $200
First Tuition Payment: AUD $500
17 x Monthly Payments: AUD $500
Total Cost: AUD $9,400

Start Dates:

Intakes commence the first Monday of each month

Possible Career Outcomes:

Head Master of Martial Arts Academy

Sports Coach

Owner Dance School


Football Sports Coach


Football Sports Coach

Your pathway to an Australian University

This course is a great pathway opportunity for any student wishing to academically prepare for university as well as gaining practical preparation for the work environment.

GeSS Education in affiliation with our key RTO partner:

This qualification will be delivered by GeSS Education on behalf of our partner RTO, TOC Australia (RTO provider code 32407), under a third-party arrangement. TOC Australia will issue your qualification upon successful completion of your course. Please see Terms & Conditions within Student Handbook for further details.

Australian University partner includes:


To enquire please fill in the form and we will send you further information and an enrolment link. If you wish to package with a University offer, please let us know in the message section.

Level 8, Australia Fair, 36 Marine Parade, Southport QLD 4215

07 5559 1605