Graduate Certificate in Athlete Wellbeing and Management

Graduate Certificate in Athlete Wellbeing and Management

The Graduate Certificate in Athlete Wellbeing and Management qualification from the Australian College of Physical Education (ACPE) is ideal for:

  • Individuals already employed in the sports industry seeking additional education and training to enhance their career prospects;
  • Professionals with experience in other industries aiming to transition into a career in sports;
  • Individuals with significant experience in sports organisations, including athletes or coaches, who may lack formal qualifications required for management roles.

This course offers students a targeted opportunity to pursue specific roles related to the management of athletes and other participants in the sports industry in positions such as High Performance Director, Athlete Wellbeing Manager, and Player/Coach Development Manager.

Developed in conjunction with top sports experts and featuring modern approach and current industry-relevant topics, the course is designed to provide postgraduate education that comprehensively aligns with industry requirements and expectations.

The course is designed to accommodate part-time study, offering flexibility for students to transition between full-time and part-time based on their other commitments.

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  • Qualification:
    Graduate Certificate
  • Study mode:
    Online
  • Payment options:
    FEE-HELP may be available
    Payment plan
    Upfront payment
  • Duration:
    3 months full time or you can choose to study part-time
  • Start date:
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  • Awarded by:
    Australian College of Physical Education
  • Location:
    Online
  • Career Outcomes:
    High Performance Coach | Sports Administrator | Sports Coach | Sports Manager | Sports Agent | View All

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Course Rundown

The Graduate Certificate in Athlete Wellbeing and Management qualification from the Australian College of Physical Education (ACPE) is ideal for:

  • Individuals already employed in the sports industry seeking additional education and training to enhance their career prospects;
  • Professionals with experience in other industries aiming to transition into a career in sports;
  • Individuals with significant experience in sports organisations, including athletes or coaches, who may lack formal qualifications required for management roles.

This course offers students a targeted opportunity to pursue specific roles related to the management of athletes and other participants in the sports industry in positions such as High Performance Director, Athlete Wellbeing Manager, and Player/Coach Development Manager.

Developed in conjunction with top sports experts and featuring modern approach and current industry-relevant topics, the course is designed to provide postgraduate education that comprehensively aligns with industry requirements and expectations.

The course is designed to accommodate part-time study, offering flexibility for students to transition between full-time and part-time based on their other commitments.

Eligibility

To enrol in this course, you will need to meet the following requirements:

  • Have at least two years’ work experience in the industry; AND
  • Hold a bachelor's degree in a relevant field; OR
  • Have completed a diploma or advanced diploma qualification, supported by additional relevant work experience; OR
  • Have substantial relevant work or educational experience, demonstrating a capacity to succeed. 

While completing this Graduate Certificate in Athlete Wellbeing and Management qualification from the Australian College of Physical Education (ACPE), you will cover the following units:

  • SBG4002 - Managing People in Sport Organisations
  • SBG4005 - Leadership in Sport Organisations
  • SBG4051 - Ethics and Integrity
  • SBG4052 - Athlete Wellbeing and Case Management

 

The Australian College of Physical Education (ACPE) is one of Australia’s leading education providers when it comes to all things sports management, applied fitness, dance and physical education. Students here will graduate with the training to work as fitness professionals as well as the knowledge to manage their own businesses.

ACPE is one of the oldest higher education providers in NSW, providing a premier learning experience for over 100 years. By gaining your qualification at ACPE, you will receive a nationally recognised credential and have access to world-class athletic facilities and training that draws in students from all over the globe.

A key value for the team at the Australian College of Physical Education (ACPE) is to ensure their staff and students are well supported and are encouraged to develop both personally and professionally.

ACPE has a Student Learning Services (SLS) resource centre which is a student’s hub for all things relating to academic skills and success throughout their studies. Students also have access to SMARTTHINKING - an online service that gives students 24-hour access to academic tutors and resources.

Where Will It Lead Me?

On completion of this course, you will receive a nationally recognised Graduate Certificate in Athlete Wellbeing and Management qualification from the Australian College of Physical Education (ACPE). the skills and knowledge you have gained through completing the course will place you in great position to take on roles related to high-performance athlete development and management.

Curious about where a career in sports management could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Eligible students can apply for a FEE-HELP loan to help with the upfront costs of this course.

Affordable payment plans are also available.

Please enquire for overall course costs.

FEE-HELPYou may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $48,361 (2022-23 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.

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