Qualification details

SIS30813 - Certificate III in Sports Trainer (Release 2)

Summary

Releases:
ReleaseStatusRelease date
2 (this release)Current 21/Jul/2015
(View details for release 1) Replaced14/Dec/2013

Usage recommendation:
Current
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Supersedes and is equivalent to SIS30810 - Certificate III in Sports TrainerThe SIS10 Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training PackageVersion1 and its component qualifications and units of competency were superseded by the release of the replacement SIS10 Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package Version 2 on 6 March 2013. 05/Mar/2013
Supersedes and is equivalent to SIS30812 - Certificate III in Sports TrainerIntent of the qualification remains unchanged. HLTFA301C Apply first aid replaced with HLTAID003 Provide first aid in the core. 13/Dec/2013

Training packages that include this qualification

Units of competency

Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 452317 Other Sports Coach Or Instructor 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 3993-27 Other Sports Coach 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0921 Sport And Recreation 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 452317 Other Sports Coach Or Instructor 05/Mar/2014 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 3993-27 Other Sports Coach 05/Mar/2014 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0921 Sport And Recreation 05/Mar/2014 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 14/Dec/2013 
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Modification History

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Release 

Comments 

2

Imported elective units updated from the following training packages:

  • BSB Business Services
  • ICP Printing and Graphic Arts
  • ICT Information and Communications Technology

1

Replaces and is equivalent to SIS30812 Certificate III in Sports Trainer.

Intent of the qualification remains unchanged.

HLTFA301C Apply first aid replaced with HLTAID003 Provide first aid in the core.

Description

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply the skills and knowledge to undertake a career as a sports trainer at a regional, state or territory level. Likely functions for someone with this qualification include performing pre and post event taping as part of providing injury prevention and treatment for athletes, developing warm up and cool down programs and assisting with the management of sports injuries under the guidance of a health professional. Those with this qualification would also liaise with coaching and other related support staff.

Job roles 

The following is an indicative job role for this qualification:

  • sports trainer.

Pathways Information

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway, however is not suitable for School Based Traineeships/Apprenticeships.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislation, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification of the endorsement.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Employability Skills Summary

The following table contains a summary of the employability skills required by the sport industry for this qualification. The employability skills facets described here are broad industry requirements that may vary depending on qualification packaging options.

Employability skill 

Industry/enterprise requirements for this qualification include: 

Communication

Communicating with athletes to determine and interpret their specific taping requirements; understanding verbal and written information on injury prevention; providing clear verbal instructions to players on injury prevention and treatment; terminology to interpret information and instructions from sports medicine personnel.

Initiative and enterprise

Showing initiative and independence in assisting with management of sport injuries; adjusting taping techniques to meet players’ needs; taking correct action and following established procedures on discovery of an actual or potential emergency or safety hazard; reflecting on own performance for improvement.

Learning

Knowing the structure of sports medicine networks and sources of information within the sport industry; keeping well informed of updates and changes to sports medicine techniques, policies, procedures and regulations; analysing new injury prevention strategies for applicability to own situation; accessing professional development opportunities to enhance sports trainer performance.

Planning and organisation

Collecting and recording information to undertake the efficient planning and delivery of injury prevention, warm up and cool down programs; time management to schedule player taping to meet training or competition deadlines; allocating resources and equipment to enable the desired activities to be undertaken to meet competition timelines; following organisational policies and procedures to complete sports trainer tasks in an efficient manner.

Problem Solving

Identifying and taking action to mitigate hazards and risks that may arise during sports training activities; responding to emergency situations within scope of responsibility; recognising individual differences and adapting injury prevention and treatment strategies accordingly; determining appropriate solutions to injury prevention and management problems.

Self-management

Understanding and complying with the legal and ethical responsibilities that apply to own role as a sports trainer; understanding the boundaries of own role and correctly determining when referral to colleagues or medical or allied health professionals is required; acknowledging, discussing and acting upon feedback provided by coaches, players and other sports medicine personnel to improve own performance.

Teamwork

Working as a skilled team member; contributing to positive team dynamics and dealing appropriately with conflict; collaborating with athletes, coaches and sports medicine personnel to determine injury prevention strategies.

Technology

Understanding and utilising the operating capability of equipment and software that assists in injury prevention and treatment; selecting, using and maintaining protective sports equipment according to manufacturer specifications and organisational policies and procedures.

Packaging Rules

14 units must be completed:

  • 9 core units
  • 5 elective units, which may be selected from the electives in this qualification or from units first packaged at AQF level 2, 3 or 4 within SIS10; up to 2 of these elective units may be selected from any current accredited course or other Training Package, and must be first packaged at AQF level 3.

In all cases, selection of electives must be guided by the job outcome sought, local industry requirements and the characteristics of this qualification (as per the AQF descriptors).

Core 

HLTAID003

Provide first aid

SISSSPT201A

Implement sports injury prevention

SISSSPT302A

Provide initial management of sports injuries

SISSSPT303A

Conduct basic warm-up and cool-down programs

SISSSPT304A

Tape ankle, thumb and fingers

SISSSPT305A

Support sports injury management

SISSSPT307A

Conduct advanced taping

SISXRSK301A

Undertake risk analysis of activities

SISXWHS101

Follow work health and safety policies

Electives 

BSBADM307

Organise schedules

BSBWOR301

Organise personal work priorities and development

HLTAID006

Provide advanced first aid

ICPDMT263

Access and use the Internet

ICTICT102

Operate word-processing applications

ICTICT105

Operate spreadsheet applications

ICTICT106

Operate presentation packages

ICTICT203

Operate application software packages

ICTICT210

Operate database applications

SISSSCO101

Develop and update knowledge of coaching practices

SISSSCO303

Plan and deliver coaching programs

SISSSCO304

Customise coaching for athletes with specific needs

SISSSCO305

Implement selection policies

SISSSCO306

Provide drugs in sport information

SISSSCO307

Provide nutrition information to athletes

SISSSCO308

Support athletes to adopt principles of sports psychology

SISSSDE201

Communicate effectively with others in a sport environment

SISSSPA301A

Coordinate regional touring athletes

SISSSPT306A

Deal with medical conditions in a sport setting

SISSSTC301A

Instruct strength and conditioning techniques

SISXEMR201A

Respond to emergency situations

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