ISCA is a perfect fusion of high performance training coupled with sports business principles

If you’re passionate about sport, ISCA can help equip you with the business and managerial skills required by modern sports organisations. Constructed by leading industry experts, the Diploma of Sport Management (High Performance) is a perfect fusion of high performance training coupled with sports business principles. The innovative program will give you an opportunity to turn your love of the game into a comprehensive understanding of the professional global sports industry.

Join us in 2020, make next year count

The high performance industry is changing rapidly across the world, and ISCA is committed to delivering the very latest strength and conditioning, recovery, coaching, nutrition and sports psychology programs to our students.

Our team of experienced and professional coaches, lecturers & mentors are primed to take your athletic and academic development to new heights, utilising the latest sport science methods, guest speakers and innovative case studies from the global sports industry.

Our new course has been constructed by sports experts, to meet the requirements of the modern sports industry. ISCA a true market leader, offering a Higher Education diploma fully accredited by Tertiary Education Quality & Standards Agency (TEQSA).

Upon successful completion of the Diploma, students may exit to their chosen career or will have direct entry to the ICMS Bachelor of Sports Management. Educational pathways to other ICMS Bachelor degrees are also available.

Our vision is to become an Australian-leader in sports education, high performance sports programs & professional and career development.

Our academic leaders

Our staff boast outstanding academic credentials and industry-specific qualifications & experience, in areas such as high performance sport, strength & conditioning, injury prevention & management, business, marketing and sport management. Led by the former head of Asia-Pacific’s largest sports scholarship program Ian Evans, every member of our team is dedicated to providing the highest possible levels of athletic development, mentoring and academic assistance throughout the duration of the ISCA program.

Course Structure

Level Code Subject Credit Hours
 100 MGT101 Managing People and Organisations 3 44
100 SPO110 Introduction to Sport Management 3 44
100 SPO130 High Performance I 3 132
100 MKT100 Principles of Marketing 3 44
100 SPO120 Sports Psychology, Health and Wellbeing 3 44
100 SPO140 High Performance II 3 132
100 ECO150 Economics for Sports 3 44
100 SPO150 High Performance III 3 99
200 IND203 Industry Training [DSMHP] 2 100
ELECTIVE (Choose one) Offered only in trimester three
100 EVT100 Event Operations and Logistics 3 44
200 SPO200 Introduction to Sport Law* 3 44
200 SPO230 Innovation in Sports Management 3 44

*Pre-requisite – Intro to Sport Management SPO110

Our official sport education partners 

Our valued sport industry partnerships assist our staff in assembling the most relevant and up-to-date case studies designed to give our students knowledge of current practices within the Australian and overseas sport markets.

Our values


We are committed to operate with trust and integrity with each other, our stakeholders and the community.


We listen to our students, staff and the broader community and communicate in an effectivent and respectful manner.


We recognise the superior strength and efficiencies of good team work.


We are a can-do organisation which strives for best practice through innovation and a willingness to embrace change.

Governance and Leadership

Our program is expertly driven by a strong Board of Advice who not only boast outstanding academic and professional credentials but also an impeccable knowledge of the sports industry. This leadership allows the ISCA opportunities to further enhance the program’s high performance and academic components, and we are always searching for avenues to improve our product.

ISCA is owned, governed and operated by the prestigious International College of Management, Sydney Pty Ltd.