Diploma of Sport
TAFE Queensland - South Bank (Coaching)

Course outline

This course will provide students with the skills to become a qualified sports development manager or coach. In this course students will cover coaching fundamentals including how to plan and deliver coaching programs for high-performing athletes. Learners will also be introduced to the area of sports development and discover how to design, deliver and manage a range of community sport and recreation activities for the general public. Students also develop essential industry skills including managing risk, leading and managing people, and maintaining workplace health and safety.


VET Student Loans and payment plans may be available to eligible applicants, refer to tafeqld.edu.au/study-with-us/what-it-costs/index.html for more information.

Fee notes

For information regarding TAFE Queensland course fees, VET Student Loans, FEE-HELP or HECS-HELP visit tafeqld.edu.au/study-with-us/what-it-costs/index.html or telephone 1300 308 233. For combined TAFE Queensland/university courses, refer to entry under university for higher education component.


Completion of Year 12 or attained Year 12 leaving age

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.


Contact TAFE Queensland on 1300 308 233 for available specialisations.

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Sport development manager, high performance coach, talent manager.

Course Code
Start Date
Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025


Fee *See notes

Level of Qualification
Study Area
Health and Recreation
Course Duration

1 year On campus with some online