PARA DANCE SPORT EDUCATION 

World Para Dance Sport is committed to the continued learning of all parties within the Paralympic Movement. 


With the number of athletes and competition opportunities continuing to rise within Para dance sport, we have identified the need for increased learning support across in a number of areas. 

Through the relevant links you can find more information on how to become a classifier, technical official, coach or educator.

World Para Dance Sport will support you through your further and continuous training and development. Our pathway programme outlines how you can progress in your training and development through national, regional and international sport events. 

World Para Dance Sport 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.

If you have an interest in becoming involved in one of our education programmes, please complete the relevant expression of interest to participate or similarly, if you would like to host an education event, you can complete the host application form.

The World Para Dance Sport team will review your application and, if you are eligible for participation, add your name to a candidate register for future programmes.

If you have any questions regarding World Para Dance Sport education programmes, please contact us at education@paralympic.org.

TECHNICAL OFFICIALS AND CLASSIFIERS
Please refer to the calendar below to find out more about the programmes that are currently planned and the corresponding application forms.

COACHES
The World Para Dance Sport Introduction to Coaching Programme is designed for athletics coaches that are just getting into coaching Para dance sport or coaches who have been coaching Para dance sport for some years but are looking to advance their skill level. Please refer to the calendar below to find out more about the Introduction to Coaching Programmes that are currently planned and the corresponding application forms. World Para Dance Sport envisions to creating an advanced level coaching course in the coming years. That course will target coaches that are working with/ are interested in working with their elite national team.

COURSE LOCATION DATES COURSE TYPE
Technical Official Course St. Petersburg, Russia 4-5 September 2019 Technical Officials
Technical Official Course Beingang, Chinese Taipei 18-19 September 2019 Technical Officials
Technical Official Course Warsaw, Poland 3-4 October 2019 Technical Officials

FORMS AND DOCUMENTS