This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to manage integrity in sport risks, inform participants about integrity in sport and assist participants to address integrity issues.

This unit applies to individuals working in the Australian sport industry in community based roles. This includes individuals working and volunteering in sport clubs and organisations.

Specific industry accreditation requirements may apply to sport-specific coaching accreditation and information should be obtained from the relevant National Sporting Organisation (NSO).

Unit details

Location:
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
SISSSCO011

Assessment

Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: - manage integrity in a specific sport over a period of one month that involves behaving and making choices with integrity, identifying and controlling three integrity in sport risks, providing integrity in sport information to three participants, consulting with the participants to develop, implement and review strategies to support them with integrity in sport issues.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - legislative and regulatory requirements applicable to integrity in sport; - organisational policies and procedures applicable to integrity in sport; - behaviours that exemplify personal, practice and organisational integrity in sport; - behaviours that undermine personal, practice and organisational integrity in sport; - ethical decision making; - consequences of poor integrity to participants, wider public, work health and safety; - types of support staff and how they can assist participants with integrity in sport issues; - integrity in sport risks and issues; - abuse and discrimination including at training and events and on social media and social networking sites; - gambling; - child abuse; - available support services and resources to assist participants with integrity in sport issues; - consent requirements for under-age participants, and; - types of strategies to assist participants to address integrity in sport issues.

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As part of a course

This unit is studied as part of the following courses. Refer to the course page for information on how to apply for the course.

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