Diploma of Sport

Diploma of Sport

Advance Your Career in Sport

VSL Approved | Nationally Recognized Training | Flexible Study Modes


Course: Diploma of Sport 

Code: SIS50321

Outcome: Nationally Recognised Training

Career: Sports Coach, Sport Development Officer, High Performance Sport.

Study methods: On campus, Online, Blended.

Payment methods: Vet Students Loans – Upfront – Payment Plans 

Maximum Tuition Fee: $15,000



Why Choose This Course

Our Diploma of Sport equips you with the industry insights and practical skills to coach elite athletes, work in sport development or manage world class sports facilities.

What You'll Learn

  • Ethics in Sport: Understand the moral guidelines that govern sport.
  • Sport Coaching: Techniques for athlete development and performance optimization.
  • Sport Development: Engage in program planning for grassroots to elite sports.
  • Sport Leadership: Master the art of team leadership and management.

Employment Prospects

Sport coaching is rated as “very strong growth”  by the Australian Government. With the Brisbane 2032 Olympics on the horizon and the rise of womens sport there is no better time to enter the industry.

Real-World Expertise

Learn from experts who’ve been there and done that — with experience at top organizations like Fulham FC, Brisbane Broncos, and the Wallabies.

Career Outcomes

  • Sports Coach.
  • Sport Development Officer.
  • High Performance Sport.
  • Talent Manager.

Further Study and Credits

Are you looking to pursue further study? The Diploma of Sport can create a pathway towards further study at the Degree level in Business and Sport Development.

With our articulation arrangements with Griffith University and with University of Sunshine Coast, Diploma of Sport graduates receive credit towards bachelor studies.


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Financial Aid

Vet Student Loans (VSL) funding is available for the Diploma of Sport. Fit Education is an approved provider of the VSL funded Diploma of Sport . This means you can get a head-start on your career in sport. There has never been a better time to enrol.

Please not the that:

  • There are eligibility requirements to qualify for a VET Student Loan.
  • A VET Student Loan gives rise to a debt that must be repaid to the Commonwealth.

Flexible Study Options

On-campus, Online, Blended, Academy

Balance on-campus learning with real-world industry experience for a comprehensive education.

Fit Education Sport Academies - Play Sport and Study.

Are you crazy about Basketball, Boxing, Strength and Conditioning, or Women’s Sport? Enrol in one of our prestigious Sports Academies and you will be able to train with legendary coaches while you study your Diploma of Sport.


The Diploma of Sport  is geared towards fitness professionals, who are looking to take the next step in their career. At Fit Education we’ll connect you to many of Australia’s top sports performance experts. Together these professionals offer a unique mix of cutting-edge training techniques, and exciting networking opportunities that can help you access, and secure a career in the field.

If you’re struggling to translate your motivation and background into real income, the insider knowledge in this program will provide the competitive advantage you’ve been looking for. From ethics and integrity in sport, to advanced strength and conditioning programs based on the very latest in scientific research, our Diploma of Sport gives you the tools you need to become a true leader in the field of sport coaching.

Whether you’re looking to enter the world of professional sports, or simply looking to expand upon your existing business model, this program will assist in your career moving forward.

Ethics In Sport
Sport Coaching
Sport Development
  • SISXFIN001 Develop and review budgets for activities or projects
  • SISXMGT001 Develop and maintain stakeholder relationships
  • BSBOPS504 Manage business risk
Sport Leadership
  • SITXHRM003 Lead and manage people
  • BSBTWK503 Manage meetings
  • HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety
  • HLTAID011 Provide first aid (Students may need to source a First Aid Certificate from a local provider.)

Ready for an Exciting Career in Sport?

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