University of the Sunshine Coast

Diploma of Sport and Fitness

University of the Sunshine Coast
Institution rating
4.2
Duration
From 1 yearfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
Contact provider for next start date

Why study this course

This program gives students the key theory and knowledge and hands-on practice to help advance career opportunities in all aspects of sports and fitness. Students will learn about fitness and sports instruction and study related courses such as outdoor education or tourism and leisure studies, allowing them to pursue other passions, strengths and career opportunities. When students graduate from this program, they can further their studies in sport and fitness and can get advanced standing towards the Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science or Bachelor of Sports Studies.

Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Machine Operator, Personal Trainer, Forklift Driver, Area Manager, and 9 more.

Entry requirements

Year 12 (senior secondary certificate)

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Sunshine Coast

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit University of the Sunshine Coast's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit University of the Sunshine Coast's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, University of the Sunshine Coast can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.


Visit University of the Sunshine Coast's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Diploma of Sport and Fitness have been employed in these roles:

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Machine Operator
$50k1,329
Personal Trainer
$50k461
Forklift Driver
$60k4,679
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Student ratings of University of the Sunshine Coast courses

University of the Sunshine Coast
4.2
(184 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
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Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
86%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
90%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.3
Course content compared to what was expected
4.2
Balance between theory and practical work
3.9
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.3
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.1
Assistance to help you find a job
3.2
Quality of online study portal
4.1
Transparency of course fees
4.2

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Find out more about this course

Diploma of Sport and Fitness

You may wish to discuss the following with University of the Sunshine Coast:

  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
Course information on this page has not been endorsed by the education provider.

Diploma of Sport and Fitness

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