PARA POWERLIFTING EDUCATION
World Para Powerlifting in co-operation with its education partners, IPC Academy and World Academy of Sport (WAoS), 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 powerlifting, 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 Powerlifting 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 Powerlifting 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 Powerlifting 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 Powerlifting education programmes, please contact us at email@example.com.
TECHNICAL OFFICIALS AND CLASSIFIERS
Please see below for course dates and application forms.
The World Para Powerlifting Introduction to Coaching Programme is designed for Para powerlifting coaches that are just getting into coaching Para powerlifting or coaches who have been coaching Para powerlifting for some years but are looking to advance their skill level. Please see below for course dates and application forms. World Para Powerlifting envisions to create 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.
|She Can Lift: Coaching||Eger, Hungary||20-22 April 2019||Coaching||Introduction|
|She Can Lift: Technical Officials||Eger, Hungary||20-22 April 2019||Technical Officials||Level 3|
|Technical Officials Course: Road to Lima 2019||Lima, Peru||30 Apr - 2 May 2019||Technical Officials||Level 3|
|She Can Lift: Coaching||Cancun, Mexico||6-10 May 2019||Coaching||Introduction|
|She Can Lift: Technical Officials||Managua, Nicaragua||28-30 June 2019||Technical Officials||Level 3|
|She Can Lift: Coaching and Training Camp||Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan||7-10 July 2019||Coaching||Introduction|
|She Can Lift: Technical Officials||Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan||8-10 July 2019||Technical Officials||Level 3|
|Technical Officials Refresher||Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan||8-10 July 2019||Technical Officials||Level 2|
|She Can Lift: Introduction to Para Powerlifting||Kathmandu, Nepal||30 August - 1 September 2019||Introduction||Introduction|
|She Can Lift: Coaching||Lima, Peru||5-7 September 2019||Coaching||Introduction|
|Technical Officials Refresher||Tokyo, Japan||22-25 September 2019||Technical Officials||Level 3|
|Technical Officials Course||Cairo, Egypt||26-28 September 2019||Technical Officials||Level 1|
|Referees Course||Cairo, Egypt||26-28 September 2019||Referees||Level 3|
|Technical Officials Course||Anisa, Oman||1-3 October 2019||Technical Officials||Level 3|
|Referees Course||Rabat, Morocco||11-13 October 2019||Referees||Level3|
|Technical Officials Course (German Foreign Office)||Rabat, Morocco||10-14 October 2019||Technical Officials||Level 3|
|Introduction to Coaching||Cardiff, Great Britain||18-20 October 2019||Coaching||Introduction|
|Technical Officials Course||Hawthorne, Australia||24-26 October 2019||Technical Officials||Level 3|
|Technical Officials Course||Toyko, Japan||1-3 November 2019||Technical Officials||Level 3|
|Technical Officials Course||Pattaya, Thailand||21-23 November 2019||Technical Officials||Level 3|
|Elite Coaching||Tokyo, Japan||22-24 November 2019||Coaching||Level 3|
|Elite Coaching||Santiago, Chile||27-29 November 2019||Coaching||Level 3|
|Technical Officials or Coaching||Santiago, Chile||29 Nov - 1 December 2019||Technical Officials||Level 3|
|Technical Officials Course||Chesterfield, USA||16-19 January 2020||Technical Officials||Level 1|
|Technical Officials Course||Manchester, Great Britain||16-18 February 2020||Technical Officials||Level 3|
FORMS AND DOCUMENTS
IPC ONLINE ACADEMY
The IPC Academy online programmes are open for everybody who wants to learn more about the IPC and the Paralympic Movement. You might be an athlete, a coach, a technical official, sport medical practitioner, event organiser or generally just an interested supporter of Paralympic Sport or the Paralympic Games looking to test their knowledge.
Furthermore, the online programmes are the entry levels (Level 1) to the World Para Powerlifting pathways on technical officiating, classification and coaching. There are different online programmes available, depending on your area of interest.
Highly discounted voucher code packages for the online courses are available for purchase by NPCs and NFs. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.