You have the opportunity to study a Diploma of Sports Development (Elite) & upon successful completion study a Bachelor of Business (Sports Management) with our partner Torrens University Australia. FEE-HELP is available to eligible applicants, please see the StudyAssist website for more information.
You will develop valuable personal and life skills, while participating in a leadership program that will assist you to succeed on and off the field. This is aimed at helping you identify and pursue career paths that are relevant and interesting to you.
The program runs Monday – Thursday and a typical day looks like this:
9:30 AM: FOOTBALL SKILLS TRAINING
11:00 AM: Strength & conditioning
11:45 AM: RECOVERY SESSION
12:30 PM: Lunch break
1:30 PM: University* Lecture & Tutorial
3:00 PM: DAY COMPLETE
In partnership with Torrens University Australia*, Students at Simon Black Academy are able to undertake the TUA Diploma of Sports Development and the TUA Bachelor of Business (Sports Management) whilst training full-time under ex-AFL players. FEE-HELP is available to eligible students; conditions apply (see the StudyAssist website offered by the Australian Government for details). The suggested “typical day” is subject to change and may differ at each of our locations.
* ABN 99 154 937 005 CRICOS 03389E
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WHAT DO WE VALUE AS AN ACADEMY?
Playing, as a Team
We work together to win. We focus on high performance and we back each other to achieve our goals – together, as a team.
Diversity & Inclusivity
We believe that everyone should have the same access and opportunity in sports and education – regardless of their background.
We believe in creating the most enjoyable experience possible for everyone that engages with the academy.
Empowerment & Support
We empower people to reach their goals and offer the support and care they need to be the best they can be.