Sports Management

exploring a career in sport and recreation by gaining an understanding of the different
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  • Lectures 36
  • Length 3 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 9/2015 English

Course Description

Discover the careers in sports and recreation and learn to deliver a simple client-focused session.

Take the first step to exploring a career in sport and recreation by gaining an understanding of the different job roles within this industry.

Pick up leadership and management skills and learn how to manage risks appropriately. You will also learn to plan and deliver a simple sport and recreation session focussed on your clients' needs.

What will I learn?

  • The types of jobs available in the Sport, Fitness and Recreation industry, and the qualifications required for these roles
  • How groups function, and leadership skills you can use to help a group function more effectively, including:
  • Understanding the stages of group development and how they apply to the Sport and Recreation industry
  • The importance of giving and receiving feedback
  • The basics of risk management theory and how to develop a risk management plan to suit a program or organisation
  • How to plan and deliver a sport, fitness or recreation session

What are the requirements?

  • No prior knowledge is needed
  • Over 35 lectures and 3 hours of content!
  • This course requires approximately 2 - 4 hours of study per week, but can vary depending on the student. This includes watching videos
  • Introduction to the Industry
  • Leading and Managing People
  • Managing Organisational Risks
  • Planning and Providing Sessions

What am I going to get from this course?

  • learn to leadership and management skills
  • learn how to manage risks appropriately
  • learn to plan and deliver a simple sport and recreation session focussed on your clients' needs

What is the target audience?

  • A thirst for knowledge and learn
  • The types of jobs available in the Sport, Fitness and Recreation industry, and the qualifications required for these roles How groups function, and leadership skills you can use to help a group function more effectively, including: Understanding the stages of group development and how they apply to the Sport and Recreation industry
  • The importance of giving and receiving feedback
  • The basics of risk management theory and how to develop a risk management plan to suit a program or organisation
  • How to plan and deliver a sport, fitness or recreation session

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction to the Industry
Overview of Industry
Preview
04:57
Participation Trends
04:58
Being Inclusive
04:44
Playing and Officiating
06:18
Fitness Trainer
04:43
Administrators and Marketers
04:09
Facility Management
04:57
Outdoor Recreation
05:23
Summary
00:51
Section 2: Leading and Managing People
What is leadership?
08:07
Communication in Groups
04:35
Similarities and Differences
03:04
Giving & Receiving Feedback
04:17
Stages of Group Development - Forming
03:11
Stages of Group Development – Storming & Norming
05:18
Stages of Group Development - Performing
05:08
Section 3: Managing Organisational Risks
Introduction to Risk Management
Preview
05:17
Types of Risks
04:42
Risk versus Hazard – What do they mean
04:48
Benefits of Risk Taking
04:47
Risk Management Framework
04:41
Identifying Hazards
04:32
Assessing the Risks
04:41
Controlling Risks
03:07
Risk Management Matrix Overview
03:47
Monitor & Review
03:49
Section 4: Planning and Providing Sessions
Types of Services Available
04:50
What are Your Clients’ Needs?
04:57
Classroom Management
07:34
Mental Sets
04:26
Meeting your Client’s Needs
04:35
Resourcing the Session
05:17
Delivering the Session
05:24
Teaching a Skill
05:15
Concluding the Session
03:37
Working in the Industry – Your Next Steps
03:48

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Instructor Biography

Jennifer holds qualifications in Outdoor Education & Outdoor Recreation, Teaching, Sports Coaching, and Training & Assessment, She worked across various sectors of the Sport and Recreation industry, in NSW, Victoria and the Act Jennifer currently teaches Outdoor Recreation, Sport and Recreation Administration, Sports Coaching and First Aid at NSW, Victoria and is heavily involved in coaching cycling in her spare time.

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