Course Code
Study Area(s)
Sport and Recreation
Course Length
Full-time(1 year)

Start Date(s): 5 February 2018
End Date(s): 30 November 2018
Days and Time: TBC

Course Overview

This course is only available to VET in schools students wishing to undertake the Certificate III in Sport and Recreation course.

The course provides participant’s with the knowledge and skills to achieve competencies that will enhance their employment prospects within the community recreation industry. Enables participants to gain a recognised credential and to make informed choices in relation to vocation and career paths.


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Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
BSBCRT301ADevelop And Extend Critical And Creative Thinking Skills40
BSBWOR301BOrganise Personal Work Priorities And Development30
HLTAID003Provide First Aid18
ICAWEB201AUse Social Media Tools For Collaboration And Engagement20
SISSSPT303AConduct basic warm-up and cool-down programs30
SISXCAI303APlan And Conduct Sport And Recreation Sessions20
SISXCAI306AFacilitate Groups25
SISXCCS201AProvide customer service15
SISXEMR201ARespond to emergency situations18
SISXRES301AProvide Public Education On The Use Of Resources25
SISXRSK301AUndertake Risk Analysis Of Activities20
SISXWHS101Follow Work Health And Safety Policies10
SITXCOM401Manage conflict20

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be given this information.

For course information, please call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or fill our enquiry form.


For Business and Industry

We offer our business and industry clients customised workforce training, flexible delivery (when and where it suits you) and onsite assessments.

Call us on 1300 615 141 or contact us online for an obligation free consultation.

This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

The fees listed below relate to 2019 courses and are indicative pricing only as total costs vary depending on the units you elect to study.

Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Payment plans are available. Click here to find out more.
Course availability is subject to enrolment numbers.

Your total course fee will typically include your tuition fee (table 1), any applicable consumables and/or material fees (table 2) and non-tuition fees such as student support fees (table 3).

Table 1

Enrolment type
Government Subsidised
Average annual course fee#
Average annual course fee#
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Full Fee
Average annual course fee#

Table 2

Average material
fees per annum *

Average consumable
fees per annum*

# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
* Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student.

Click here to view maximum tuition fees. We strongly urge you to contact us for a more exact calculation of your fees. Additional fees may apply such as the Student Support Fee. 

2019 Student Services Fee (Table 3)

 Type of cohort:
Eligible full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Non eligible/FFS  full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Special cohort classes:
  • Concession card holders
  • Apprentices
  • Trainees
  • Work based students (100% off campus delivery)
  • Full online delivery (100% off campus delivery)
Any students studying less than 125 hours in the full year
Domestic student services fees for 2019: $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $60 fixed fee None


The following fee categories are exempt from the SSF -
ASH: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Concession
ASZ: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Non-concession
X: Community-based Orders/Judy Lazarus Transition Centre
OZ: International Student
M: Prisoner
YTC: Young People Transitioning From Care – Concession
YTN: Young People Transitioning From Care - No Concession
Short courses

student contact hours

Total hours^ Indicative hours* Government Subsidised $/SCH Indigenous Concession $/SCH Full fee $/SCH

^This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the total duration of the course. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.

*This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the calendar year of 2019. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.If you have to undertake training as part of Skills Recognition, your tuition fees are charged according to the applicable rate per Student Contact Hour depending on your eligibility for government subsidised, concession or full fees.

For more information about our fees structure, click here.

What costs and other fees should I expect?

Schools are notified of program costs in September. All costs are invoiced directly to schools four weeks after the commencement of the program. Kangan Institute will not directly invoice VET in Schools students or their parents.

Contact the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or enquiries@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule. There may be extra costs for reference books, protective clothing or specialised materials.

Can I apply?

Only secondary college enrolled students can apply for this VET in Schools coure. There are no set prerequisites for this course. However it is recommended that you have satisfactory numeracy and literacy skills to undertake this course or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. OR You may apply if you have satisfactorily completed VCE or an approved equivalent course and the satisfactory completion of the work requirements (eligibility to transfer); or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. (Mature age is anyone over the age of 18 who has been out of full-time education for more than 12 months.)

Where and how can I study?

You will study at the Broadmeadows campus

What employment opportunities will I have?

This course may lead to employment in the following:


  • Sports Administration
  • Assistant Coach/Coach
  • Recreation officer/co-ordinator
  • Community sports manager
  • Outdoor education instructor
  • Gym instructor/Personal Trainer                           
  • Sports Trainer/Sports Massage


(Further studies will be required for some of the employment)

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

  • Dealing with conflict
  • Responding to emergencies           
  • Incident Reports
  • OHS checklists
  • Organising and conducting a coaching session
  • Running a warm-up and warm-down session
  • Understanding of basketball game and skills
  • Understanding of touch rugby game and skills
  • Organisation and planning
  • Communication
  • Creative and critical thinking

What qualifications will I receive?

  • Certificate III in Sport and and Recreation
  • Level 2 First Aid

How do I apply?

To apply for this course you must fill in a direct application form which can be obtained from the institute by calling the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or email enquiries@kangan.edu.au. This course may also have a mid-year intake.