Learn about life as a Carlton College student!
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF STUDYING AT THE
CARLTON COLLEGE OF SPORT?
Study three days per week, with two days spent at IKON Park and one day at La Trobe Bundoora.
Complete 100 hours of placement within the Carlton Football Club and industry partners to build your CV.
Study at the home of the Carlton Football Club, with access to high-performance facilities.
Both Carlton College of Sport diplomas allow entry into the second year of a bachelor’s degree.
Four graduate roles are offered at the Carlton Football Club to students from every cohort.
Learn about a few of the placements we offer below!
Coaching and Development Placement
- Assist coaches at Carlton AFL & AFLW training sessions
- Assist coaches at Carlton VFL & VFLW training sessions
- Northern Knights Football Club training sessions
- Assist to run AUSKICK activations on game day
Recruiting and Player Analysis Placement
- Work with the Carlton Recruiting Department
- Assist football analysts with filming training/matches
- Assist in scouting/match reports
- Learn to use Sportscode/HUDL
Fan Engagement and Membership Placement
- Membership Sales Workshop
- Archtics training (system used by Carlton Membership team)
- Match Day Activations
- Fan Engagement Activities at the MCG and Marvel Stadium
Strength and Conditioning Placement
- Commercial gym experience at Belgravia Leisure
- High performance masterclass training session with AFL and AFLW S&C coaches
- Shadow shifts with VFL & VFLW Strength and Conditioning coaches
- Work with the Carlton Media on a media monitoring project
- Assist the Carlton Media team to run game day social media
- Player profiles and match reports for the Football Development Program
Events, Community & Retail Placement
- Assist staff at major corporate events (e.g. John Nicholls Medal)
- Work at match day funtions
- Work in the Carlton Shop
- Assist in the delivery of the Carlton Respects program
WHERE WILL A DIPLOMA FROM CARLTON COLLEGE
OF STUDENTS CONTINUE INTO FURTHER STUDY
Students who complete the Diploma of
Sport Coaching and Development are
able to proceed straight into the second
year of the bachelor’s degree. Former
students have gone on to study:
- Bachelor of Sport Coaching
- Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science
- Bachelor of Primary Physical
OF STUDENTS LAND FULL-TIME JOBS
- VFL Operations Coordinator at the
Carlton Football Club
- Team Operations Coordinator at the
- Game Development Officer at AFL