The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) delivers learning programmes for sports and event participants - athletes, managers, administrators, officials and coaches - through a series of tailored educational programmes.
Sports Federation Management Programme

An intensive programme to expose sport managers in National Federations to essential tools in order that they may enhance their administrative capability. Through the use of case studies delegates apply learning immediately throughout the programme.

Benefits of attending

At the conclusion of the programme managers will have worked on key planning documents often essential for funding requirements in order to give them a competitive advantage when in discussion with funding bodies such as International Federations, Governments, commercial partners etc with a focus on Strategic Planning and Governance.

Who should attend?

Participants represent both paid and unpaid administrators and office bearers from the sector including:

  • Chief Executives and Senior Management of sport federations;
  • National/International sport organisations;
  • Board Director's of sport organisations;
  • Volunteers with important management or decision making functions;
  • Managers within major sporting organisations; and
  • Consultants and suppliers to the sector
Programme outline

Topics covered in the programme include:

  • Strategic Planning and Change
  • Financial Management
  • Risk Management
  • Governance
  • Leadership
  • Human Resource Management
  • Anti-Doping
  • Sponsorship
This programme is being delivered as follows:
Sports Federation Management Programme 2016
31 October - 2 November 2016
Sports Federation Management Programme 2012
5 December - 7 December 2012