Licence to Act as a Professional Boxing and Combat Sports Trainer - Victoria

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to supervise the training or instruction of professional boxers or kickboxers, or if you intend to accompany a contestant into the ring or arena to advise or assist them.

You will not require this licence if you are currently licensed in another State or Territory in Australia.

The sports covered include:

  • boxing, meaning fist fighting
  • combat sports, meaning kickboxing or any sport or activity (other than boxing) in which each contestant in a contest or exhibition of that sport or activity is required to strike, kick, hit, grapple with, throw or punch the other contestant.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • be at least 18 years of age
  • hold current first aid qualification (Level One is adequate)
  • complete a questionnaire that is provided by the Board
  • apply using the required form
  • pay any required fees.

If you are applying for registration as a kickboxing trainer, you must hold a Black Belt certificate in a relevant martial arts discipline or have substantiated proof of adequate experience in training kickboxers.

Duration

3 years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative $102.00

Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Resources
Comply Trainers - Your Responsibilities as a Licensed Official - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.
Comply Trainers Accreditation Exam - DOCX (Opens in new window)
Apply Application for Licence as Trainer, Matchmaker, Referee, Judge or Timekeeper - DOCX (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services

Sport and Recreation Victoria

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Phone: 03 9096 9833
Email: combat.sports@sport.vic.gov.au