This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to establish a functional group within the context of a sport and recreation activity. The unit focuses on the ability to facilitate a group of clients participating in a sport and recreation activity or persons within a recreation organisation.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Evidence of the following is essential: -identifies and clarifies group and individual goals and interacts effectively with group members who have diverse styles, aspirations, cultures and perspectives -analyses problems and barriers to group development and participation, and develops appropriate strategies to address and resolve them -communicates clearly and concisely with the group and handles uncertainty and conflict in a positive manner before it adversely affects group performance -encourages group to openly propose, discuss and resolve issues and creates opportunities to celebrate and promote group and individual success by providing positive leadership.

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