Official Course

Para Powerlifting: Level 3 Technical Official Course – Astana, Kazakhstan

World Para Powerlifting (WPPO), the international federation for the sport of Para powerlifting has launched “She Can Lift”: Women in Para Powerlifting Programme, a project aims to improve gender equality in Para powerlifting through women’s participation. Through the support of the Agitos Foundation, the project consists of the development and implementation of gender specific content and resources for coaches and technical officials’ courses, as well as the delivery of this content through courses in target regions.

The WPPO will be hosting the Level 3 Technical Official Course in Astana, Kazakhstan from 08 to 10 July 2019. Please note that the course is strictly for female participants. Two (2) female participant slots are available for each NPC.

More details can be found HERE

Applications must be sent to Dillon.Richardson@WorldParaPowerlifting.org by no later than 01 May 2019.

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BISFed Referee Course – Guangzhou

BISFed is pleased to offer the International BISFed Referee Course in Guangzhou, China. This course will enable successful participants to referee at International Level Boccia Competitions.

Dates:

  • March 20 – Arrival
  • March 21-22 – Course
  • March 23-28 – Referee on court
  • March 29 – Departure

Requirements:

The course is open to all National Level Referees. The candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Good knowledge of both written and spoken English
  • Refereed at least 20 games on the national level within a maximum of the last 3 years, documented by logbook entries signed by the Head Referee, Technical Delegate, or BISFed member.

More details can be found HERE

Interested candidates must respond to admin@bisfed.com no later than 13 February 2019, with a cover letter, a resume, a support letter from the BISFed Member and a copy of their logbook. Places available are limited. BISFed will let you know by 15 February 2019 if your application has been accepted.

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BISFed Basic Classification Course – Guangzhou

BISFed is pleased to offer the International BISFed Classification Course in Guangzhou, China. The course is open to physiotherapists, doctors with Neurological or Rehab background or people with extensive knowledge of boccia (i.e athletes, coaches or sport assistants). This course is a prerequisite for further BISFed training at an international level.

Dates:

  • March 20 – Arrival
  • March 21-22 – Course
  • March 23 – Practice
  • March 24 – Departure

More information can be found HERE

Interested candidates must respond to admin@bisfed.com no later than 13 February 2019, with a cover letter, a resume, a support letter from the BISFed Member.  Places available are limited. BISFed will let you know by 15 February 2019 if your application has been accepted.