Our sports programs at Box Hill Institute are delivered as a dual qualification (Diploma of Sport – Development & Coaching / Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management). The sports industry is constantly evolving, and by completing a dual qualification allows you to experience the best of both worlds and develop a diverse range of skills that will create excellent pathways to further education and industry. You'll have the opportunity to experience all parts of the industry to help clarify your career objectives. If you want to be part of this industry, this is a practical hands on course that will help you achieve your goals.
Working in the sports industry is about following your passion, its an exciting and fast paced environment with so many different opportunities for graduates. Box Hill Institute has a track record of preparing students for the next stage. We have a range of industry partners that allow you to gain the hands on learning required to succeed. Developing a strong network within the industry is really important, our sports programs have been running for over a decade and our Alumni network is really strong. Its great to be able to have our ambassadors come back and provide their insights, to mentor and support students on their journey.
At Box Hill Institute the Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management provides you with an opportunity to complete a broad range of units and study areas. The includes; coaching, sports leadership, sports integrity, event and project management, sports governance and sports psychology. Each of the subject areas are applicable to the different roles you will be employed in and they also provide the fundamental learning and are part of the pathway to university. Many of our graduates acknowledge that the Diploma is a great transition to University and that it prepares them for what’s expected at a Bachelor level.
Industry placement is an integral part of the course and is delivered as part of our professional development program. We will support you in finding worthwhile placements with our partner organisations. This program will support you in developing a strong personal brand and a professional development plan for the year. The course will also provide an opportunity to complete a number of other courses that include a range of coaching certificates, first aid and mental health first aid training. The industry placement and professional development program really sets you up for employment in the industry. Our focus is to ensure you are “job ready” before you finish the course and to give you the competitive edge.
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27 Sep 2021 at 02:00PM AEST
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February and July
Full time: 12 months
For information regarding dates such as enrolment, orientation and study breaks please visit the Academic Calendars page.
This qualification will prepare you for work in a wide range of roles in the sports industry. You may wish to pursue employment opportunities in:
You must have successfully completed Year 12 or equivalent.
Mature age students are welcome to apply.
To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs, Box Hill Institute will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.
A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.
VTAC and direct entry
Recognition of Prior Learning is available.
Successful completion will enable you to apply for degrees in a number of areas including sport management or management.
You may be eligible for credits for up to 12 months for studies.
This course is government accredited and has national recognition
The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 5
This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments
|Government Subsidised Standard||Full Fee|
|Core Skills Support Fee||$83||$83|
|Retain Course Items||$0||$0|
|Total Course Estimate||$12,274||$14,456|
|Payable Estimate (at commencement)||$12,274||$14,443|
Retain Course Items are purchased once by the student prior to commencing. Those items then become the property of the student. Fees listed are at 2021 rates and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. The student tuition fees listed are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.
You will complete a dual Diploma (along with the Diploma of Sport (Coaching and Sport Development)) which consists of 30 units.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to explore and refine ideas for event concepts, and to progress those concepts to the point where they can be made operational.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to lead and manage effective workplace relationships. It applies to individuals in leadership or management who have a prominent role in establishing and managing processes and procedures to support workplace relationships taking into account the organisation's values, goals and cultural diversity. At this level work will normally be carried out within complex and diverse methods and procedures, which require the exercise of considerable discretion and judgement, using a range of problem solving and decision making strategies.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to execute tasks associated with the recruitment cycle and apply in-depth knowledge of the work of the organisation, and how recruitment and selection practices fit with other human resources functions. This unit applies to individuals who support recruitment, selection and induction functions under the direction of a human resource manager.
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to manage on-site operational activities for the staging of events. It requires the ability to finalise operational plans, oversee event set up, execution and break down and evaluate the operational success of events.
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