SIS20115 - Certificate II in Sport and Recreation

Do you love everything sport? Are you looking to secure employment in the sport and recreation industry after school? This Start TAFE Now (STN) high school course will equip you with the skills required to work in customer contact roles at venues such as sport and aquatic centres. You may find yourself working as community activities, customer service, leisure, recreation or grounds assistant.


Mixed Mode


18 months part-time


Bundaberg, Cairns, Mackay City, Mixed Mode


13 units


Possible job titles include community activities assistant, customer service assistant, leisure assistant, recreation assistant, retail assistant, grounds assistant, facility assistant, coaching assistant.

This qualification allows individuals to develop basic functional knowledge and skills for work in customer contact positions in the sport or community recreation industry. These individuals are competent in a range of administrative activities and functions within a team and under supervision. They are involved in mainly routine and repetitive tasks using practical skills and basic sport and recreation industry knowledge. They work in locations such as sport and recreation centres or facilities, and leisure and aquatic centres assisting with the conduct of recreation activities, and facility maintenance and operations.

This is a nationally recognised accredited course.

Start TAFE Now (STN)


18 months part-time

BSBWOR202Organise and complete daily work activities
SISXCAI002Assist with activity sessions
SISXIND001Work effectively in sport, fitness and recreation environments
SISXIND002Maintain sport, fitness and recreation industry knowledge
SISXCCS001Provide quality service
SISXEMR001Respond to emergency situations
HLTAID003Provide first aid
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety
SISXFAC002Maintain sport, fitness and recreation facilities
SISXFAC001Maintain equipment for activities
SISXCAI006Facilitate groups
SISXCAI001Provide equipment for activities
BSBSUS201Participate in Environmentally Sustainable Work Practices

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Work-integrated learning does not apply to this course.
This course has no residential schools.

Do you love everything sport? Are you looking to secure employment in the sport and recreation industry? If you undertake this course as part of the Start TAFE Now (STN) program, you will complete practical placement elements of this course through the Physical Education (PE) and Sports program within your school environment.

There are no entry requirements for this course.   

Possible job titles include community activities assistant, customer service assistant, leisure assistant, recreation assistant, retail assistant, grounds assistant, facility assistant, coaching assistant.
Professional recognition is not applicable to this course.
Fee for service$2,418 (2021)
Subsidised full fee$871 (2021)
Subsidised concession fee$481 (2021)
Fee for service per unit$186 (2021)
Subsidised full fee per unit$67 (2021)
Subsidised concession fee per unit$37 (2021)
TAFE Priority Training Program fee per unitN/A
Overseas OnlineN/A
Domestic OnlineN/A

Please refer to the VET student fees price lists, eligibility criteria applies for subsidised funding. If you are unsure please call us on 13 27 86.

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