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Professional sport demands
that you “give it your all”.

The Australian College of Sport’s SIS50612 Diploma of Sport Development (Cricket) qualification is for the talented player seeking a professional playing or coaching pathway and provides the ultimate in high performance training and learning.

To be located in South Australia & Tasmania, with the Program commencing in 2021, student athletes are trained under the close guidance of decorated professional Coaches, all with domestic and international experience and leading elite teams of trainers including physical conditioning experts, physiotherapists, nutritionists, elite mind experts and mentors with access to state of the art technologies at superior facilities.

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Our Curriculum: BE INQUISITIVE

This qualification advances your talent in the technical, physical, tactical and elite mind components of high performance Cricket. Practical elements of the course are coordinated with inspirational curriculum in elite mind preparation, sport science, sport technology , coaching and the business of professional Cricket.

To maximise your learning outcomes, your Program is tailored to you. Your program is aligned to achieving your goals, whether that be playing opportunities in Australia or overseas.

Tertiary Programs

SIS50612 Diploma of Sport Development

Cricket

Program curriculum comprises technical, tactical, physical and psychological elements of professional cricket coordinated with sport science, the business of professional cricket and career preparation skills.

This Program is a highly sophisticated and customised course for the aspiring professional cricketer. Advanced skills training and curriculum in the high performance space are individualised for each student athlete.

Upon graduation from this qualification and for those students who wish to progress their study at Bachelor level, credit transfer arrangements are available with Australian College of Sport University partners.

*Please note that the SIS50612 Diploma of Sport Development (Cricket) program is suitable for talented athletes. This Program commences in 2021.

Subject(s) – Semester 1

Athlete Development 1 & 2 (Technical)

Athlete Development 1 (Physical)

Exercise and Sport Science 1 & 2

Integrated Athlete 1 **

Athlete Welfare **

Models of Self Discovery **

Business of Professional Sport (Cricket)

Communication Mastery **

Subject(s) – Semester 2

Athlete Development 3 & 4 (Technical)

Athlete Development 5 (Tactical)

Exercise and Sport Science 3 & 4

Psychology of Peak Performance **

Sport Technology

Coaching Principles for Professional Sports **

Program Duration: 1 Year Full Time

Program Location: To Be Announced

Tuition Fee: Payment Plan & Deferred Payment options available

Incidental Fee(s): Student Athlete Apparel & Training Kit*

*Anticipated incidental fee(s) $1,350

** Units of study are provided and delivered in conjunction with Elite Mind experts, the IKON Institute of Australia.

Qualifications

This qualification is available to both Australian and international applicants.

As an Australian College of Sport graduate, you will qualify with an internationally recognised qualification that will prepare you for a range of industry opportunities globally, as well as the pathway to pursue high level competition or continue education through our industry and university partners.

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

How does my program prepare me for creating industry opportunities?

Professional Cricket is a global, multi-billion dollar enterprise that provides employment opportunities for a range of professions.

At the heart of this industry is the conditioning of the athletes, with the aim of optimising individual and team performance for successful outcomes. The superior participants in this industry know how to assess athletic performance and are able to apply this knowledge to the planning and delivery of meaningful interventions for athletes to enhance performance, but also to mitigate the likelihood of injury and illness.

The SIS50612 Diploma of Sport Development (Cricket Athlete) qualification provides a detailed knowledge and practical skills based programme relevant to athletic performance, from the physiological, psychological, biomechanical, nutritional and skill-based perspectives. This Program provides graduates with the skill training for elite level practice in high performance cricket and analysis, athlete development programming and an introduction to the relevant exercise and sport science theory and the business of professional Cricket.

Students must complete 100 hours of appropriate professional experience (practicum), with accurate record-keeping, as part of course accreditation requirements. Students are placed in a range of industry settings to integrate the course theory that you learn with practical workplace experiences. These outcomes will provide launch pads into playing, coaching, physical programming, business and athlete support services in performance Cricket environments.

Graduates of this qualification become eligible to apply for admission to undergraduate studies in High Performance Sport, Human Movement, Psychology, Physical Education and Business. We encourage all our Alumni to take advantage of our local and international industry network for assisting you after your graduation.

*Human Movement pathway provides options for further study including: Exercise and Sport Science, Dietetics, Psychology, Counselling and Physiotherapy to name a few.

The Diploma meets the professional requirements for accreditation with various industry bodies and provides significant industry experience opportunities for students.

What is the desired outcome of an athlete development program?
It is to put us on the pathway to reaching our potential. To do this, we must first commit to becoming better versions of ourselves. To become better, we must challenge ourselves. Committing to the challenge is the key that unlocks your potential. For optimum benefits, such Programs MUST be individualised.

Your Program must be tailored to you. Why? Because it is about achieving your potential, not someone else’s. To do this effectively, we build from the fundamental building blocks of athletic performance: your brain and your body. We then connect these human elements to your athletic performance.

When can I commence the program and what do I need to apply?

2021 Program Start Dates – To Be Announced
*Number of Available Places: up to 35 places only.

Admission:

Australian College of Sport Programs are by application only. You may be requested to complete a Skill Trial and/or interview as part of your Application. This will be advised to you once your online Application has been received. If you require assistance with your Application, our Program Services Team are available to assist you via 1300 859 880 or athlete@collegeofsport.edu.au

To be eligible for admission to the Program, an applicant must have completed Year 12, or equivalent, be at least 18 years of age at course commencement and have an ATAR of 65 or over. Special circumstances for admission may apply to applicants who have not completed Year 12. Please contact athlete@collegeofsport.edu.au

 

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Financial Information:
Program tuition and incidental fees are paid upfront and deferred.
$1, 350 up-front payment, prior to commencement.
$3,990 x 6 fully deferred via the Federal Government HELP Scheme.
(HELP – must hold Australian Citizenship).
International student applicants, please e-mail admin@collegeofsport.edu.au

*Important Note on Tuition Fees – Tuition fees are calculated using are based on a full-time study load. This qualification is not available for part time study. Please note that course fees are reviewed annually.

Centrelink Benefits (Austudy or Youth Allowance) are available to eligible applicants.

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

How does my program prepare me for creating industry opportunities?

Professional Cricket is a global, multi-billion dollar enterprise that provides employment opportunities for a range of professions.

At the heart of this industry is the conditioning of the athletes, with the aim of optimising individual and team performance for successful outcomes. The superior participants in this industry know how to assess athletic performance and are able to apply this knowledge to the planning and delivery of meaningful interventions for athletes to enhance performance, but also to mitigate the likelihood of injury and illness.

The SIS50612 Diploma of Sport Development (Cricket Athlete) qualification provides a detailed knowledge and practical skills based programme relevant to athletic performance, from the physiological, psychological, biomechanical, nutritional and skill-based perspectives. This Program provides graduates with the skill training for elite level practice in high performance cricket and analysis, athlete development programming and an introduction to the relevant exercise and sport science theory and the business of professional Cricket.

Students must complete 100 hours of appropriate professional experience (practicum), with accurate record-keeping, as part of course accreditation requirements. Students are placed in a range of industry settings to integrate the course theory that you learn with practical workplace experiences. These outcomes will provide launch pads into playing, coaching, physical programming, business and athlete support services in performance Cricket environments.

Graduates of this qualification become eligible to apply for admission to undergraduate studies in High Performance Sport, Human Movement, Psychology, Physical Education and Business. We encourage all our Alumni to take advantage of our local and international industry network for assisting you after your graduation.

*Human Movement pathway provides options for further study including: Exercise and Sport Science, Dietetics, Psychology, Counselling and Physiotherapy to name a few.

The Diploma meets the professional requirements for accreditation with various industry bodies and provides significant industry experience opportunities for students.

What is the desired outcome of an athlete development program?
It is to put us on the pathway to reaching our potential. To do this, we must first commit to becoming better versions of ourselves. To become better, we must challenge ourselves. Committing to the challenge is the key that unlocks your potential. For optimum benefits, such Programs MUST be individualised.

Your Program must be tailored to you. Why? Because it is about achieving your potential, not someone else’s. To do this effectively, we build from the fundamental building blocks of athletic performance: your brain and your body. We then connect these human elements to your athletic performance.

When can I commence the program and what do I need to apply?

2021 Program Start Dates – To Be Announced
*Number of Available Places: up to 35 places only.

Admission:

Australian College of Sport Programs are by application only. You may be requested to complete a Skill Trial and/or interview as part of your Application. This will be advised to you once your online Application has been received. If you require assistance with your Application, our Program Services Team are available to assist you via 1300 859 880 or admin@collegeofsport.edu.au

To be eligible for admission to the Program, an applicant must have completed Year 12, or equivalent. Special circumstances for admission may apply to applicants who have not completed Year 12. Please contact admin@collegeofsport.edu.au

APPLY NOW

Financial Information:
Program tuition and incidental fees are paid upfront and deferred.
$1, 350 up-front payment, prior to commencement.
$3,990 x 6 fully deferred via the Federal Government HELP Scheme.
(HELP – must hold Australian Citizenship).
International student applicants, please e-mail admin@collegeofsport.edu.au

*Important Note on Tuition Fees – Tuition fees are calculated using are based on a full-time study load. This qualification is not available for part time study. Please note that course fees are reviewed annually.

Centrelink Benefits (Austudy or Youth Allowance) are available to eligible applicants.

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