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Are you seeking a career change? Passionate about sports and coaching?
Enter the exciting sports coaching industry with a qualification from CIT delivered flexibly or face-to-face!

A qualification in sports coaching from CIT will offer you the skills, knowledge and experience to be able to kick-start your exciting career in the sports industry. Career opportunities in this field include coaching roles across various levels, team coordinator, manager and various administration roles.

Flexible Online Learning Option

You can opt to gain your diploma through our flexible online learning, completing your course material online, combined with industry placements throughout your studies. On completion of online course material, students are required to attend one week compulsory practical assessment sessions carried out at locations in the ACT, hosted by industry certified and highly experienced teachers.

At CIT you have the opportunity to choose between full-time and part-time study options with our flexible online learning study option; with access to regular support and guidance from your teachers in addition to online tutorship throughout the duration of the course. Our course combines easy-to-follow learning content in addition to practical tasks carried out throughout your industry placements and assessment items.

Face-to-Face Option

By completing a sport coaching diploma at CIT via our face-to-face study option, you will gain the hands-on experience required to work as a sports development officer, coach, competition manager, program development or talent developer.

Our sport coaching qualification is designed in collaboration with the sports industry; which means you will undertake practical assessment sessions and study the most up to date industry materials to ensure you're equipped with the skills, knowledge and practical experience to kick-start your career.

Throughout your studies at CIT, you will have the assistance and support of your teachers and student peers in addition to CIT's sport and fitness facilities and industry partnerships.

Course List

Description Delivery AA/ ASbA
Diploma Sport (Coaching)

AA | ASbA - these courses are available as apprenticeships, traineeships or Australian School-based Apprenticeships (ASbAs). See above for availability, or contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or

Delivery - FT = Full-time, PT = Part-time, ON = Online, FL = Flexible.