This course is designed as an introduction to the general areas of sport, recreation and fitness.
You will learn how to plan and conduct sport and recreation sessions, conduct basic warm up and cool down programs, maintain sport, fitness and recreation facilities, and provide customer service.
15 Nov 2019 at 01:00PM AEST
Part time: 2 years
VETDSS courses follow the same term structure as Secondary Schools
Wednesday 1:30pm to 5:00pm
This course can only be completed as part of your secondary school studies in years 11 and 12. You must have the approval of your school to enrol in this course.
After successful completion, you may wish to apply for entry into a range of course options in areas such as sport, recreation and fitness.
At Box Hill Institute, you can apply for further study in the:
In most cases students will require further study to achieve a career outcome. Employment opportunities will depend upon the specific area of study but opportunities are available in the areas of sport, recreation, fitness, allied health, wellness and education.
On successful completion of this program, you will be eligible for:
The VCAA strongly recommends 80 hours of structured workplace learning (SWL) placement over the duration of the program.
Please contact your secondary school regarding fees for this program
There is no specific uniform requirement. It is expected you wear comfortable and suitable clothing for classes.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to develop and update information on coaching, including the legal and ethical issues that must be considered by coaches.
The unit focuses on the ability to source and comprehend general principles of coaching as well as National Sporting Organisation (NSO) sport specific requirements and covers the initial and ongoing development of a person's required knowledge base. It does not cover the technical requirements related to coaching in particular sport, these skills are covered in other units.
This information underpins effective performance as a coach.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge to implement basic warm up and cool down programs incorporating stretching to assist athletes to prepare for activity and also aid in post activity recovery
Is this the course for you?
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