Sport Central Coast
The Voice of Sport for the NSW Central Coast
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Sport Education

Ensure your sport club volunteers have the skills and knowledge they need to make your club a great place to play! A range of options are available including workshops through to online training.

Ensure your sport club volunteers have the skills and knowledge they need to make your club a great place to play!

A range of options are available including local face-to-face workshops through to online training.

Local Workshops And Courses

For information about Central Coast training options use the link below;
http://www.dsr.nsw.gov.au/training/region.asp?area=central+coast

Sports Medicine Training

·                     SMA Level 1 Sports Trainer

·                     Elastoplast Strapsmart Taping

·                     Advanced Sports Taping

·                     Sports Tape K Advanced Plus

·                     Introduction to Sports Massage

Club Management Training

·                     Running Your Club

·                     Youth Inspired – Young Volunteer Leaders

Harassment Free Sport Training

·                     Member Protection Information Officer (MPIO)

·                     Child Protection in Sport

·                     Sport Rage Prevention

Coaching and Officiating Training

·                     Beginning Coaching General Principles (correspondence)

Sport Specific Training


Online Training Options

Free online training in a range of areas is available through the Australian Sports Commission at;
https://learning.ausport.gov.au/jportal/Courses/tabid/62/Default.aspx

  • Beginning Coaching General Principles
  • Introductory Level Officiating General Principles
  • Member Protection Information Officer
  • Complaint Handling
  • Child Protection - Harassment and Discrimination
  • High Performance Motivation
  • High Performance Goal Setting
  • High Performance Decisions

Specified/Customised Training Options

Training options tailored to the meet the specific needs of your club at a date, time and venue convenient to your members.  Contact Office of Communities Sport and Recreation on 4362 3184 to discuss your needs:

  • Child Protection
  • Sports Drug Education
  • Club Administration including Risk Management, Sponsorship and Governance
  • Sports Safety
  • Sports Massage
  • Harassment Free Sport and Sport Rage Prevention
  • Level 1 and 2 Coaching Principles
  • Sport and the Law
  • Member Protection and Member Protection Information Officer Courses
  • Complaint Resoulution
  • Coaching Technique including Strength Training, Endurance Training, Core Strength and Flexibility
  • Nutrition
  • Sports Psychology
  • Disability and Inclusive Sport

Handy Resources Tools & Links

A wide range of free resources are available to support your club – use the links below to find the topic(s) where you require assistance or more information.

Play by the Rules

Browse for a range of resources and toolkits including; managing risk, handling complaints, legal stuff, resources, tool kits, interactive scenarios, MPIO, social media toolkit, racism and homophobia toolkit and more.
http://www.playbytherules.net.au/

Office of Communities - Sport and Recreation

Resources on how to run your club including; child protection, club governance, financial management, fundraising, grants, legal issues, marketing, planning, risk management, sponsorship, sport rage prevention, volunteer management, WHS.
http://www.dsr.nsw.gov.au/sportsclubs/ryc.asp

Australian Sports Commission

Resources on club development including; risk management, club management, governance, committee management, culture and leadership and much more.
http://www.ausport.gov.au/supporting/clubs

Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing

Information on liquor licensing and conduct for sport clubs.
http://www.olgr.nsw.gov.au/liquor_home.asp

Good Sports

Alcohol management in sport clubs
http://goodsports.com.au/about/

Sports Medicine Australia – Smartplay

Resources for sport safety and sports injury
http://www.smartplay.com.au/Content/Pub/ContentMenuDetail.asp?lngContentMenuID=2&Cat=37

NSW Fair Trading

Information and resources on the running of incorporated associations
http://www.fairtrading.nsw.gov.au/ftw/Cooperatives_and_associations/About_associations.page

NSW Sports Federation

A range of resources and information including volunteer management resources
http://www.sportnsw.com.au/epages/shop.sf/en_AU/?ObjectPath=/Shops/sportnsw/Categories/Education/%22Volunteer%20Resources%22

Australian Bureau of Statistics

Research and statistics on sport and recreation
http://www.abs.gov.au/websitedbs/c311215.nsf/web/Sport+and+Physical+Recreation