World Abilitysport are committed to supporting the development of our Members’, staff and volunteers. We offer a range of free short courses as well as a number of resources to support the development of sport for people with physical disabilities.
All of our courses are currently available in English, French, Hindi, Portuguese and Spanish.
Cerebral palsy sport awareness
By the end of this course, you should have a better understanding of cerebral palsy, sports suitable for those with cerebral palsy and related conditions, and things to consider when coaching athletes with cerebral palsy.
Introduction to frame running
You will gain a greater understanding of the athletics event of frame running. You will understand which impairment groups can compete and have an understanding of the classification system. You will learn how to set up an athlete on a frame as well as some fun and interactive games and sessions for beginners to more experienced athletes.
Cerebral palsy and sports coaching
Gain a clear understanding of cerebral palsy, including facts, statistics and perceptions of coaching people with disabilities. You will be introduced to the “S.T.E.P” Model, the Inclusion Spectrum and a “R.A.M.P” warm-up, including some practical examples. The course will also provide you with some coaching considerations and how to make sure sport is included in your daily routine.