Australian College of Sports Therapy
Become a Sports Therapist
'an exciting career choice'
Thinking of a career in sport or health? Study Sports Therapy at the Australian College of Sports Therapy (ACST) .
Sports Therapy is growing in popularity and one of the most rewarding professions in the field of health, fitness and wellbeing. Sports Therapists assess, treat and prevent disorders in human movement caused by injury. They also assist athletes with performing at their peak.
We offer Nationally Recognised, Government Accredited Sport and Healthcare Courses, in Sports Therapy, Musculo-Skeletal Therapy, and Sports & Remedial Massage from Cert IV to Advanced Diploma.
We also offer short courses in Clinical Sports Taping, Assessment and Treatment of Sports Injuries, Myofascial Dry Needling, Corrective Exercise Therapy and Clinical Practice Management.
Our courses combine theory with practice. As a student, you can gain practical experience by working at our clinic.
If you wish to pursue further study, the College has articulation arrangements with several universities, including the Australian Catholic University (ACU) and Charles Sturt University (CSU). If you graduate with one of our Advanced Diplomas, you may be eligible to study a Bachelor or Masters Degree in a related field, such as a Bachelor of Exercise Science, Bachelor of Health Science or Master of Applied Science (Musculoskeletal Management).
Studying Sports Therapy can lead to a flexible and exciting career. Our graduates have pursued further study in Sports Science, Complementary Medicine, Physiotherapy, Chiropractic, Osteopathy and Occupational Therapy.
The Australian College of Sports Therapy is based in the City of Melbourne, one of Australia’s most liveable cities. The College is close to restaurants, cafes, shops, pubs, clubs, Melbourne Exhibition Centre, the State Library, IMAX movie theatre and university accommodation.
ACST schedules several Information Sessions every year for potential students.
Potential students have the opportunity to meet ACST academic staff, tour our
facilities and get both a theoretical and practical hands-on look at the courses
we offer. Join in a Seminar or join in a hands-on activity led by one of our
experienced academic staff.
Register to attend a session>>
If you've dreamed of...
an exciting career:
- Work in the field of sports
- Live an exciting and fulfilling lifestyle
- Choose your own hours
You've Found It!