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, Brazil    More details...
  • 27 April - 1 May 2015
    Thailand Provincial Programme 2015
  • 11 - 13 June 2015
    BWF Player Pathway Programme Europe 2015
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General info about WAoS
It's been an amazing opportunity to discuss so many issues surrounding the world of Sport, with so many positive people
I am speechless. I came with an empty cup, now I have something to share. Inspired with how to implement what I have learned.
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
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
One of the best courses I ever did in my sports career!
The programme gives the essential insights into how the engines of one of the biggest projects of humanity, the Olympic and Paralympic Games, work
This programme provides a diverse, informative insight into the bidding for, preparing for, delivering and achieving legacy for major sporting events
This programme provides a diverse, informative insight into the bidding for, preparing for, delivering and achieving legacy for major sporting events
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