Australian Academy of Sport

Australian Academy of Sport (AAS) is a specialised sports and fitness institution providing Continuing Education and Training (CET) programs for the sport and fitness industry. AAS is a mainstay amongst the premier providers of sports and fitness education, as well as High-Performance Training domestically and on a global scale. AAS provides the nation’s largest scope of fitness, sports and recreations programs for domestic and international learners.

AAS delivers the following programs:

  1. Certificate level
  2. Diploma level
  3. Skill sets
  4. Short courses
  5. Customised courses

AAS courses cover the following sectors:

  • Fitness
  • Sports Coaching
  • Sports Training
  • Sport and Recreation
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Sport Officiating
  • Sport Development
  • Event Management
  • Facility Management
  • Sport Administration
  • Sport Marketing
  • Aquatics and Community Recreation
  • Sport Career Oriented Participation
  • Sport and Recreation Management

Delivery Methods
AAS offers one or more flexible training methods:

  • Face-to-face
  • Online
  • Workshops
  • Block training
  • Workplace based training
  • Distance
  • Blended (combination of self-paced and face-to-face)

AAS High-Performance Training Programs
AAS delivers High-Performance Training Programs for sports that present today’s best athlete conditioning protocols and programs in the world. Our elite group of international coach specialists and sport physiotherapists offer sports organisations the most effective applications of current sport science and sports medicine to enhance athletic performance, as well as applying then latest tactics and techniques of their respective sports. AAS has built a world-leading, sustainable high-performance sports system and a performance-driven, athlete-focused and coach-led system, aiming to provide athletes with world-class support services and facilities, so they can focus solely on performance.

AAS Coaches Development Programs
AAS delivers development programs for both local and international sports coaches that develops professionally trained coaches to provide services for all abilities, genders, and ages of athletes. Furthermore, the coaching and skills development programs provide graduates with options to make coaching a future career. AAS proposes numerous options that can be delivered face-to-face, offshore and online learning (selected units only).

The course options are:

  • Level One Community Coaches
  • Level Two Intermediate Coaches
  • Level Three High-Performance Coaches
  • Level One Sports Trainer
  • Principles of Sports Psychology
  • Physiology Training
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Talent Identification and Development
  • Children’s Exercise and Participation
  • Sports Nutrition

AAS Skills Development Programs
AAS offers skills development programs utilising AAS’s extensive range of courses for local and international individual and sports organisations.

The course options are:

  • Officiating (dynamic)
  • Officiating (static)
  • Advanced officiating
  • Pool lifeguard
  • Swimming and water safety teacher
  • Aquatic technical operator
  • Facility management
  • Sports management
  • Event management
  • Event coordination
  • Crowd control
  • Organisation governance (Board)
  • Organisation governance (Committee)

All AAS courses and programs are offered to be delivered for Australian, international learners studying in Australia and in overseas countries (offshore delivery).

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