World Shooting Para Sport 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 shooting Para 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 Shooting Para 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 Shooting Para 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 Shooting Para 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 Shooting Para Sport education programmes, please contact us at

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

The World Shooting Para Sport Introduction to Coaching Programme is designed for athletics coaches that are just getting into coaching shooting Para sport or coaches who have been coaching shooting Para 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 Shooting Para 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.

Judges course Road to Lima Lima, Peru 30 Apr-2 May 2019 Technical Officials Level 1
Judges course, Osijek Osijek, Croatia 20-21 July 2019 Technical Officials Level 1
Coaching Course Kranjska Gora, Slovenia 1-3 August 2019 Coaching Introduction
ITO course, Japan - Preparation for Tokyo 2020 Tokyo, Japan 6-8 September 2019 Technical Officials