PARA ALPINE SKIING EDUCATION
World Para Alpine Skiing is committed to training and certifying Para alpine skiing coaches, classifiers and officials.
Based on the increase in athlete numbers as well as the number of annual competitions, World Para Alpine Skiing is eager to train and develop more coaches, classifiers and technical officials.
World Para Alpine Skiing will support you through your further and continuous training and development. Our pathway programme outlines how you can progress through national, regional and international sport events.
If you have an interest in becoming involved in one of our education programmes, please complete the participant application form. The World Para Alpine Skiing team will review your application and ensure that you are placed on a programme best suited to your needs, qualifications and experience.
World Para Alpine Skiing will continue to inform NPCs of all upcoming education programmes via this website and by email. We welcome initiatives from National Paralympic Committees, National Federations and Local Organising Committees to host education programmes.
Application process, questions and information request
If you would like any further information about hosting or participating in any course, please e-mail info@WorldParaAlpineSkiing.org
TECHNICAL OFFICIAL training courses
World Para Alpine Skiing Officials Training courses are designed for either new or experienced officials. We offer a comprehensive training and support system to enable officials to develop and progress along the training pathway.
CLASSIFIER training courses
A number of training opportunities exist for suitably qualified individuals who are interested in becoming classifiers for World Para Alpine Skiing.
Classifier training for all World Para Sports is coordinated through the IPC Medical and Scientific department. More information about upcoming training opportunities for classifiers can be found on the IPC website.
The World Para Alpine Skiing ‘Introduction to Coaching’ Programme is designed for new coaches, or coaches from able-bodied skiing who are interested in becoming Para alpine coaches.
World Para Alpine Skiing envisions to creating an advanced level coaching course in the coming years. That course will target coaches that are working with or who are interested in working with elite-level athletes and National-level teams.