You need a high level of knowledge in your sport specialisation to work as an Other Sports Coach or Instructor. Formal qualifications might be useful but aren't essential. Training is available through VET (Vocational Education and Training).
Registration with the relevant peak body for the sport may be required.
Checks, licences and tickets
You may need:
- national police check
- working with children check
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Compare Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses, providers and student outcomes on the My Skills website.
- You might be interested in Sport, Fitness and Recreation VET training pathways on the AAPathways website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.
Useful links and resources