Sports & Fitness is a very active industry in Australia. Australian governments give people a lot of incentive to become fit and healthy to avoid future health issues. As a result there is a big demand for people to work in the sports and fitness industry. Commercial sport is a big industry in Australia too. Tennis, Rugby, Soccer, Surfing and AFL are a few of the big brand sports that are popular.
ENTRY LEVEL FIGURES:
Average starting wage: $49,000 per year
Average ongoing wage: $80,000 per year
Average Annual salary: $104,000 per year
Certification Required: YES
Variable Training Methods: YES
While you are studying your course, you will be able to do a lot of on-the-job training. As soon as you have completed your Sports & Fitness course you will be able obtain work quickly. Especially if you are wanting to work as a personal trainer, therapist or physical education teacher or in regional Australia. Once you have commenced work and gained experience you will be able to prosper into a much higher paid position.