SISSSCO015 - Prepare participants for sport competition

This course is intended to provide individuals, particularly those in community-based coaching roles in the Australian sports industry, with the necessary skills and knowledge to aid participants in preparing for sports competitions. This includes researching and selecting suitable competition opportunities, devising competition strategies, supplying pre-competition information, and accessing support staff and resources. This unit is suitable for both volunteers and professionals who work in sports clubs and organisations.

Units Delivered

The following units will be included in your certificate:

SISSSCO015 - Prepare participants for sport competition

Course Delivery

This course can be delivered/assessed in the workplace or at facility organised by the training provider.

Course Durations

Course durations can vary for multiple reasons, so the durations below are the minimum possible amount.

Face-to-Face Face to Face contact time of at least 4 Hours
Online with face-to-face assessment Face to Face contact time of at least 1 Hour

An individual enrolling in this course with Allens Training Pty Ltd must demonstrate the following criteria to be eligible for entry:

  • The unit requires foundational skills such as reading, oral communication, numeracy, problem-solving, and self-management.  

Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.

This certificate does not require renewal

Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website ( for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

Performance tasks and practical scenarios:

  • Planning and preparing a participant for sport competition
  • Supporting a participant in a sport competition
  • Reflecting on preparing participant for a sport competition

Theory assessment: A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice and short response questions. 

This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909