The sport, fitness and recreation sector is growing in Australia, and it caters to a range of demographics and tastes. However, its impact extends beyond just economic advantages – it can result in mental and preventative health benefits and a positive environment for people to connect and share a common focus. This course is ideal for gym or leisure facility managers, or those who work in swim centres, sporting complexes or health clubs.
The Certificate of Recreational Facility Managementis an online professional development program that explores the management and development or redevelopment of recreation facilities and their day-to-day operations.
In this facilities management course, you will study the legal requirements and how to plan construction work, and the types of equipment needed, including for indoor and outdoor use.
You will alsolearn about bookings, insurance, contingencies and purchasing and safety procedures.
On completion of this course, you will have a solid understanding of how to develop and manage a recreation facility, which could lead to increased career prospects or the launch of your own business!
Leisure Facility Management I
Unit 1 – The scope of recreation facility management
Scope of community recreation services
Central place theory
Scope and distribution of leisure facilities
Unit 2 – The nature of recreation facility management
Assessment will be comprised of written exercises, including short-answer questions, reflective tasks, short reports and/or projects. There are no examinations or due dates for assessment. As a result, you can complete training in your own time and at your own pace with the assistance of unlimited tutor support.
Why Choose Australian Online Courses?
Professional development that is widely recognised and respected;
Improve your employment opportunities;
Study online, anywhere via our elearning system;
High-quality professional development programs written by industry experts;
All course materials provided online – no textbooks to buy;
Unlimited tutor support via email;
We offer twelve (12) months’ access, with extensions available upon application (fees apply);
Course may be tax deductible; see your tax advisor.
Are there any entry requirements or pre-requisites?
There are no entry requirements or pre-requisites for entry into this program.
How long will it take to complete this course?
The approximate study hours for this course is 50 hours. We offer twelve (12) months’ access, with extensions available upon application (fees apply).
Can I purchase optional printed materials?
While printed materials are not available for purchase, PDF copies are available for download and self-printing for this program.
When can I start this course?
You can start within 60 minutes during business hours when you enrol and pay in full with a credit card!
Credit card: Within 60 mins during business hours.
BPAY: Within 1-2 working days.
Internet Banking: Within 1-2 working days.
Cheque/Money Order: Upon receipt of mailed cheque.
Will I receive a certificate upon completion of this course?
Yes! You will receive a Certificate of Attainment upon successful completion of your assessment.
Do I need to attend classes or undertake any work placements?
No. All courses are delivered online via our e-learning system and there are no work placement requirements in this course.
What support can I expect from Australian Online Courses?
Unlimited tutor support is available throughout your studies via email during business hours Monday to Friday. Our Administrative team are available Monday to Friday via email, live chat and telephone.
I am an international student. Can I enrol into this course?
Yes! We accept enrolments from individuals both within Australia and internationally; location is no barrier to entry into our programs.