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452315 - Swimming Coach or Instructor

Description

Coaches, trains and instructs participants in swimming by analysing their performances and developing their abilities. Registration or licensing is required.

Skill Level

4

Note: some roles within this occupation are at a higher ANZSCO Skill Level.

Specialisations

    • Diving Coach
    • Learn to Swim Instructor

Skills Assessment Authority

VETASSESS

Caveats

No caveats apply to this occupation.

Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations

    • 3993-23 Swimming Coach

Group: 4523 Sports Coaches, Instructors and Officials

Description

coach, train and instruct participants in sports, and officiate at sporting events.

Tasks

    • coaching, training and instructing sportspersons by analysing performances and developing abilities
    • planning and directing game strategies, developing play patterns and analysing game progress
    • motivating Sportspersons and supervising practice sessions
    • recruiting players and other coaching staff
    • arranging entries into sporting competitions
    • promoting sports and skills development, and overseeing the participation of young people in sport
    • officiating at sporting events to enforce rules
    • coordinating and directing sporting activities, and liaising with other officials to interpret and enforce rules and regulations relating to sport

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:

AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV or at least three years of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

In New Zealand:

NZQF Level 4 qualification, or at least three years of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Note: some roles within this unit group are at a higher ANZSCO Skill Level.

The occupation Sports Development Officer in this unit group has a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:

AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma, or at least three years of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)

In New Zealand:

NZQF Diploma, or at least three years of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)

In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

The occupations Gymnastics Coach or Instructor, Swimming Coach or Instructor, Tennis Coach and Other Sports Coach or Instructor in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:

AQF Certificate II or III, or at least one year of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

In New Zealand:

NZQF Level 2 or 3 qualification, or at least one year of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Note: some roles within this unit group are at a higher ANZSCO Skill Level.

Registration or licensing is required.

Occupations in this Group

    • 452311 Diving Instructor (Open Water)
    • 452312 Gymnastics Coach or Instructor
    • 452313 Horse Riding Coach or Instructor
    • 452314 Snowsport Instructor
    • 452315 Swimming Coach or Instructor
    • 452316 Tennis Coach
    • 452317 Other Sports Coach or Instructor
    • 452318 Dog and Horse Racing Official
    • 452321 Sports Development Officer
    • 452322 Sports Umpire
    • 452323 Other Sports Official

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Australia: 1300 619 977
International: +61 7 3181 5588

HEAD OFFICE:

Level 27 Santos Building, 32 Turbot St, Brisbane QLD Australia 4000
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