The Cricket Australia Sport & Business Program offers students access to an elite sporting environment, whilst completing a dual Diploma in sport and business. The unique partnership between SEDA and Cricket Australia will enable you to connect and learn from industry experts, coaches and elite athletes.
Get exposure to inner sanctum game-day and community experiences working alongside Cricket Australia.
*Cricket Australia works in collaboration with SEDA Group RTO: 22503 on marketing and promotional services relating to the recruitment of prospective students for this program.
SIS50321 Diploma of Sport BSB50120 Diploma of Business
Up to $15,950
*Fees subject to change
Study a curriculum that is directly developed alongside industry experts.
Students will be assessed using a range of different methods including but not limited to observations, projects, written assessments, portfolios, role plays and research tasks.
Present integrity in sport and anti-doping information to community-based cricketers. Learn about the legal and anti-doping requirements for cricket, as well as other sports integrity related issues such as fairness, ethics, gambling, match-fixing, and discrimination.
Develop, review, modify and evaluate psychological support strategies for community-based athletes in cricket. Learn about various sport psychology tools, techniques and concepts.
Develop a marketing strategy and business plan to promote programs, events, and/or activities. Learn about analysing and evaluating market data and how to manage risks when developing business opportunities.
Research corporate sustainability practices and develop sustainability policies and procedures for sporting venues. Learn about how elite sporting clubs remain viable in a competitive market.
Learn the skills to be successful working in a business environment. Lead your own personal development, further develop your emotional intelligence and learn how to develop these skills in colleagues. Research, analyse, and expand your knowledge of critical and creative thinking skills for use in the workplace.
Design and develop a local, interstate, or international event to improve participation, development and fan engagement outcomes for Cricket Australia. Learn about topics such as project and event planning principles and engagement strategies.
Deliver a local, interstate, or international event to improve participation, development and fan engagement outcomes for Cricket Australia linked to your work in the Project Planning Area of Study. Learn about topics such as project and event delivery principles and reporting.
Develop, implement, and review an integrated coaching program for cricket participants and teams. Learn about a range of coaching philosophies, theories, and frameworks.
Develop the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty. Learn about first aid responses in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.
Implement a fundraising or sponsorship campaign and undertake fundraising and sponsorship activities. Learn about communicating with stakeholders, identifying funding prospects and presentation skills.
Develop an understanding of the key principles of strength and conditioning programs for elite and semi-elite cricketers. Learn about topics such as exercise programming, rehabilitation and recovery.
Develop an understanding of performance nutrition for cricket. Learn about healthy eating strategies and meal planning.
Develop a detailed career plan (My Plan) and professional portfolio to kickstart your career.
Secure and complete a practical placement with Cricket Australia or other organisations in the sport, fitness, and recreation industry, and explore career pathways and acquire transferable skills in real workplace settings.
Develop an understanding of the various technologies utilised in the analysis of individuals and teams in cricket. Learn about topics such as match analysis, player tracking, athlete management and monitoring.
*Non-accredited areas of study
Areas of Study are subject to change.
Graduates of the Cricket Australia Sport & Business Program can gain direct entry* into a range of courses with leading tertiary education providers.
In some cases, graduates will also receive credit points towards the number of units or subjects a student is required to complete in a course. The number of credits a SEDA graduate can receive per course will vary between each education provider.
Start your career in a range of different industries. Our course options cater for a range of diverse interests and completing one of the specified courses with SEDA’s tertiary partners can set you up for your dream career.
*subject to meeting eligibility requirements. Current for 2022 programs.
“The Program not only provides students with unique learning opportunities in an elite sport context, it also provides students with the opportunity to help Cricket Australia continue to deliver value to grassroots clubs, corporate partners, fans and the community.”
Chief Executive Officer
Selection into the Cricket Australia Sport & Business program is based on an online application and interview process.
Please see below entry requirements into the Cricket Australia Sport & Business Program:
^Individuals who are unable to meet this requirement due to their individual circumstances will be considered on a case by case basis
The VET Student Loans program assists eligible students pay tuition fees for approved vocational education and training (VET) courses. A VET Student Loan is a loan from the Australian Government that helps eligible students pay their tuition fees. Your loan is repaid through the Australian tax system when you reach the minimum income threshold for repayment.
In 2023, the VET Student Loan program is available for the SIS50321 Diploma of Sport & BSB50120 Diploma of Business with SEDA Group. A VET Student Loan will not be approved for students who do not meet eligibility requirements. In 2023, the maximum course fees are: SIS50321 Diploma of Sport = $6,741.82, BSB50120 Diploma of Business = $9,208.35. A VET Student Loan gives rise to a VETSL debt that continues to be debt due to the Commonwealth.
Click here for more information about VET Student Loans. Please contact SEDA Group for eligibility requirements for 2023 programs.