Our Approach:
BE INSPIRED
Professional sport demands
that you “give it your all”.

The Australian College of Sport’s SIS50612 Diploma of Sport Development (Motor Racing) qualification suits the talented kart racer and provides the ultimate in high performance training and learning for the aspiring professional race car driver.

To be located in South Australia and Western Australia, with the Program commencing in 2021, student athletes are trained under the close guidance of experts leading an elite team of trainers including physical conditioning experts, physiotherapists, nutritionists, elite mind professionals and mentors with access to state of the art technologies at world class facilities.

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Our Curriculum: BE INQUISITIVE

This qualification advances your talent in the technical, physical, tactical and elite mind components of motor racing. Practical elements of the course are coordinated with inspirational curriculum in elite mind preparation, sport science, motor racing technology, motor racing support and the business of motor racing.

To maximise your learning outcomes, your Program is tailored to you. Your Program is aligned to achieving your goals, whether that be driving opportunities in the UK, Europe, America or Australia. You will also learn how the broader concepts of performance engine construction are applied across the different race classes.

Tertiary Programs

SIS50612 Diploma of Sport Development

Motor Racing

This Program is completely customised for the aspiring race car driver. Curriculum comprises technical, tactical, physical and psychological elements of professional motor racing.

Race simulation and on track training is the basis for skill development for student athletes of the Program, including mastering racing fundamentals and use of technologies. These are coordinated with sport science, the business of professional motor sport and career preparation skills.

*Please note that the SIS50612 Diploma of Sport Development (Motor Racing) program is suitable for talented Kart racers and emerging race car drivers. 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 (Motor Racing)

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 (Professional Sport)

Coaching Principles Professional Sport **

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) $4,750.

** 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?

Motor racing 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 (and cars) to enhance performance, but also to mitigate the likelihood of injury or car failure.

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

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 race car driver, driver support, physical programming, the business of professional motor sport and athlete support services in professional racing environments.

For interest graduates of this qualification, you also 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 15 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, be at least 18 years of age at course commencement, have an ATAR of 65 or over and hold a clean Driver Licence. Special circumstances for admission may apply to applicants who have not completed Year 12. Please contact admin@collegeofsport.edu.au

Financial Information:
Program tuition and incidental fees are paid upfront and deferred.
$4,750 up-front payment, prior to commencement.
$6,125 x 6 fully deferred via the Federal Government HELP Scheme.
(HELP – must hold Australian Citizenship).

*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. Participants who are already employed in the equine industry, tax deductible benefits may apply to you.

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

How does my program prepare me for creating industry opportunities?

Motor racing 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 (and cars) to enhance performance, but also to mitigate the likelihood of injury or car failure.

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

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 race car driver, driver support, physical programming, the business of professional motor sport and athlete support services in professional racing environments.

For interest graduates of this qualification, you also 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 15 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 and hold a clean Driver Licence. Special circumstances for admission may apply to applicants who have not completed Year 12. Please contact admin@collegeofsport.edu.au

Financial Information:
Program tuition and incidental fees are paid upfront and deferred.
$4,750 up-front payment, prior to commencement.
$6,125 x 6 fully deferred via the Federal Government HELP Scheme.
(HELP – must hold Australian Citizenship).

*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. Participants who are already employed in the equine industry, tax deductible benefits may apply to you.

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