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Certificate III in Sport - Athlete

Code: SIS30421

Certificate III in Sport - Athlete

Methods of delivery

Qualification level

Certificate III

Training options

Apprenticeship / Traineeship
School-based Apprenticeship / Traineeship
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply the skills and knowledge to undertake a career as an athlete at a regional, state or national level in a specific sport in the Australian sport industry. Athletes at this level may have access to match-payments, prize money, grants or endorsements as the primary source of their income.
This qualification provides a pathway to work as an athlete. Individuals with this qualification train for events, work with coaches and support staff, compete in sport at a regional, state or territory level and undertake promotional duties. They possess a range of well-developed skills where discretion and judgement are required. They are responsible for their own outputs under the guidance of a coach.