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Sports Coaching Microcredential


70 days
1159 USD/full
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Learn how to develop, lead, and motivate high performing sports teams using impactful sports coaching strategies with this Sports Coaching Microcredential at Deakin University by FutureLearn.


Upskill in sports leadership and coaching to maximise your team's performance

Coaching skills have become increasingly sought after for improving team and individual training.

On this Sports Coaching Microcredential at Deakin University by FutureLearn, you’ll be empowered to become a confident and inspirational sports coach.

Using the international coaching experience of business and elite sports coach, Paddy Upton, you’ll explore concepts from sports psychology, coaching, and leadership that can be applied to teams in a number of contexts.

You’ll discover the value of using motivational strategies and insights to improve your sports leadership skills and become a more effective, successful coach.

What skills will you learn?

  • Leadership
  • Servant Leadership
  • Culture Building
  • Player-centred Coaching
  • Self-coaching
  • Psychology of leadership
  • Sports leadership
  • Sports-management
  • Values-based coaching

Programme Structure

What is a microcredential?

Microcredentials are designed to upskill you for work in rapidly-growing industries, without the time and cost commitment of a full degree. Your microcredential can stand alone as an independent credential, and some also offer academic credit to use towards a degree.


  • Sports Coaching

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 70 days

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Self-paced
  • No Attendance
  • Proactive tutoring and support
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

  • There is no prerequisite requirement for this microcredential. However, it is designed for leaders looking to improve their ability to manage and lead teams, so an undergraduate degree or relevant professional experience is recommended.
  • To claim recognition of prior learning for this microcredential into a pathway degree course at Deakin, you’ll need to prove your English language skills at IELTS 6.5 or above and meet residency requirements for any on-campus enrolments.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1159 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1159 USD for the full programme during 70 days.
  • National

    1159 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1159 USD for the full programme during 70 days.


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