The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) delivers learning programmes for sports and event participants - athletes, managers, administrators, officials and coaches - through a series of tailored educational programmes.
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Athlete Friendly Education Centre is an aspirational accreditation mark for learning centres that support athletes to achieve their education and athletic goals.
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Events calendar
  • 18 - 21 April 2015
    Organisational Capacity Programme Lead Training 3
    Sao Paulo    More details...
  • 27 April - 1 May 2015
    Thailand Provincial Programme 2015
    Bangkok    More details...
  • 11 - 13 June 2015
    BWF Player Pathway Programme Europe 2015
    Belgium    More details...
  • 14 - 16 November 2015
    WAoS Trainer Programme
    Kuantan    More details...
  • 15 - 17 November 2015
    FIH Academy Educator Programme (103)
    Kuantan    More details...
  • 16 November 2015 - 5 February 2016
    PGC in Sport Management - London - 2015
    London    More details...
  • 5 - 7 December 2015
    IPC Academy Educator Programme
    Bismarck    More details...
  • 8 - 12 February 2016
    Thailand Provincial Programme 2016
    Chiang Mai    More details...
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The programme gives the essential insights into how the engines of one of the biggest projects of humanity, the Olympic and Paralympic Games, work
I am speechless. I came with an empty cup, now I have something to share. Inspired with how to implement what I have learned.
One of the best courses I ever did in my sports career!
It's been an amazing opportunity to discuss so many issues surrounding the world of Sport, with so many positive people
This programme provides a diverse, informative insight into the bidding for, preparing for, delivering and achieving legacy for major sporting events
You may have developed strategies before, but the IPC workshop has been simplified and modified for the NPCs to get on with planning and implementation
This programme provides a diverse, informative insight into the bidding for, preparing for, delivering and achieving legacy for major sporting events
Really inspired me to step outside of my comfort zone and gave me a new way of thinking about my role in the sport industry
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