Sportspersons (other)

Also known as Athlete, Cricketer, Cyclist, Racing Driver, Surfer, Tennis Player.
This occupation groups covers Sportspersons not elsewhere classified. This occupation group requires high levels of physical fitness, sporting ability and personal commitment as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience. Registration or licensing may be required.
Training time - No data available -
Average pay $66,416
Employment prospects Strong
Employment size 3,600

What does a Sportspersons (other) do?

  • maintaining a high degree of expertise in a particular sport
  • attending regular practice sessions and undertaking private training to maintain the required standard of fitness
  • deciding on strategies in consultation with coaches
  • assessing other competitors and conditions at venues
  • competing in sporting events
  • adhering to the rules and regulations associated with a specific sport
  • promoting water safety awareness and undertaking rescue of persons in difficulty in the water

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