Swimming Coach or Instructor – ANZSCO 452315

Description
Coaches, trains and instructs participants in swimming by analysing their performances and developing their abilities. Registration or licensing is required.
Skill Level
3
Specialisations
  • Diving Coach
  • Learn to Swim Instructor

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Skills Assessment Authority: VETASSESS

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 (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Registration or licensing may be required.
The occupation Sports Development Officer has a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
In Australia:
AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)

In New Zealand:
NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)

At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
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