Discover the careers in sports and recreation and learn to deliver a simple client-focused session.
Take the first step to exploring a career in sport and recreation by gaining an understanding of the different job roles within this industry.
Pick up leadership and management skills and learn how to manage risks appropriately. You will also learn to plan and deliver a simple sport and recreation session focused on your clients’ needs.
The types of jobs available in the Sport, Fitness and Recreation industry, and the qualifications required for these roles How groups function, and leadership skills you can use to help a group function more effectively, including: Understanding the stages of group development and how they apply to the Sport and Recreation industry
The importance of giving and receiving feedback
The basics of risk management theory and how to develop a risk management plan to suit a program or organisation
How to plan and deliver a sport, fitness or recreation session
Where could this lead me?
If you’re wondering what your future could look like in this area, here are some potential careers you could head towards
Manager (Amusement, Fitness, and Sports Centre)
Sports centre manager
Director of coaching
Elite athlete coach
Sports association manager
Sports development officer
Assistant sporting coach
Athlete management officer
Sports administration professional