Become a Strength and Conditioning Coach with FIT College

FIT College is proud to announce that we are the only private RTO that is a Registered Industry Provider for the Level 1 S&C Coaching Accreditation with the Australian Strength and Conditioning Association (ASCA). If you graduated from FIT College with fitness qualifications after October 2016 you may be eligible to become a Level 1 S&C Coach with the ASCA.

WHAT FIT COLLEGE COURSES RELATE TO THIS ACCREDITATION?

    • Only the qualifications under the new SIS training package relate to this accreditation.
    • Students must have successfully completed the FIT College Certificates III (SIS30315) and IV (SIS40215) in Fitness
    • You must also hold a current Provide First Aid (HLTAID003) and Provide CPR (HLTAID001) qualifications to apply

WHO IS THE ASCA?

    • The Australian Strength & Conditioning Association is the peak body in Australia for accreditation of Strength & Conditioning Coaches. The ASCA website can be found HERE
    • ASCA Coaches register with the National Coaching Accreditation Scheme (NCAS) and require updating every 4 years. Details can be found HERE

WHAT CAN AN ASCA LEVEL 1 COACH DO?

Level 1 Coaches can:

    • Work with club to state level athletes/teams.
    • Provide S&C Services

*Please check with your insurance policy to make sure it covers provision of S&C services as some Personal Training insurers do not cover S&C

WHAT FIT COLLEGE GRADUATES NEED TO DO?

FIT College graduates must apply directly to the ASCA by doing the following:

  • Complete and submit the FIT College Application form available from the ASCA website (scroll down till you see our logo) HERE.
  • Send your ASCA application with the above documentation to the ASCA Head Office – The address is on the application

*For more information about this process please call Head Office and talk to our education team