Female Coaching Short Course

Female Coaching Short Course

Outcome: Female Coaching Certificate 

Career: Complimentary knowledge for Coaching

Study methods: Online

Payment methods: Pay up-front 

Empowering the upcoming female coaches/athletes and providing them with the tools to succeed in the industry will help to increase the number of females in coaching positions. 

This course will expand your knowledge on female sport involvement and how women can advance in leadership and coaching positions to get the most out of their athletes. In the sport industry currently, there are substantially more male coaches than female coaches across all levels of sport. 

This course aims to prepare females to take on leadership roles and recognise the valuable insight they can offer as coaches and leaders. It also explores ways of enhancing community sport systems to increase female participation rates in physical activity. 


0009. Leaders of the future

  • Advancing leaders

. The social and environmental shift

  • Embracing social change
  • Enhancing infrastructure

Growth in community

  • building community & organisation capacity
  • Increasing participation

Active female health

  • Promoting healthy & active lifestyles
  • Preventing injuries
  • Improving performance

What will you learn

  • How to promote an active lifestyle for women.
  • Factors that influence female sport participation.
  • How to modify current infrastructure to promote female sport participation.
  • The qualities of a good female coach.
  • The injury risk profile of females in sport.
  • Gender stereotypes that influence female leadership positions.
  • Exercise during pregnancy.

Graduates of this program will be able to

  • Design exercise programs specifically for female athletes.
  • Support upcoming female athletes.
  • Improve opportunity for female sport participation.
  • Advocate and contribute to industry change.

Why study a Female Coaching Short Course with Fit Education?

Our courses are delivered by personal trainers for personal trainers Once you complete your course, you will receive a certificate of completion outlining the units and have a broader knowledge of nutrition to help inform your clients of healthier food choices.

In 2020 Fit Education graduates:

  • 96.6% were employed or enrolled in further study after training.
  • 92.2% were satisfied with the overall quality of their training.
  • 89.2% would recommend the training and 93.3% would recommend their training provider.
  • 94.4% achieved their main reason for doing the training.

(NCVER Report 2020)