Recreation & Fitness

Sport & Recreation

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Diploma of Sport Development

Duration Up to 12 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeSIS50612
TAFE SA CodeTP00622
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfileSports Development OfficerSports Development Officer
FacultiesHealth and Lifestyle
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Course Admission Requirements

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Selection criteria is only used when there are more applicants for the course than places available. Applicants will be ranked in the following order:

  1. CSPA score

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Course Admission Requirements

  • You must be working in a related industry and provide evidence of this when you enrol.

Course Notes & Special Requirements

  • If there are more applicants than available places, TAFE SA will make offers based on CSPA score.

How to Apply

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Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

Employment Outcomes

Career examples: Sports administration officer, recreation centre program manager, assistant facility manager, recreation support officer, community development officer, competition manager, complex manager.

Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

Qualifications & Skills Covered

Diploma of Sport Development (SIS50612)
This qualification provides an indepth level of knowledge and skills to be practically applied in a variety of occupations across the sports coaching, development and recreation industries. The course provides you the opportunity to gain practical experience in the industry. 11 core units plus 9 electives.

Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

Credit Transfer

Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses.

Find other TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

Diploma of Sport Development

UniversityUniversity CourseTotal Units in Uni CourseCredits GrantedGuaranteed AdmissionDetails
Flinders UniversityBachelor of Sport, Health and Physical Activity10827Details
University of South AustraliaBachelor of Business (Sport and Recreation Management)10818Details


This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative.

To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.