Coach Education

Coach Education

Basic Course 2023

WHEN: 15-20 April 2023

WHERE: ULSZ/Olympic Center in Rif/Salzburg (AUT)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 28 February 2023

Application via IBU Scope: IBU-Scope.com / IBU Academy

Contact Person: Dr Gerold Sattlecker – gerold.sattlecker@ibu.at

FURTHER INFORMATION:

Basic Course - Brochure 2023Basic Course - Terms & ConditionsBasic Course - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


First Level Course 23/24

WHEN/WHERE:

  • First Week: 6-11 May 2023, Hochfilzen/AUT

  • Second Week: 7-12 October 2023, Ostersund/SWE

  • Third Week: March 2024, Jakuszyce/POL

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 31 March 2023

Application via IBU Scope: IBU-Scope.com / IBU Academy

Contact Person: Dr Gerold Sattlecker – gerold.sattlecker@ibu.at

FURTHER INFORMATION:

First Level Course - Brochure 2023/24First Level Course - Terms & ConditionsFirst Level Course - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

COMING UP NEXT

Second Level Course 2023/24:

  • Announcement: 6 February 2023

  • Application Deadline: 30 April 2023

  • When/Where:

    • First Week: 23-27 September 2023, Oberhof/GER

    • Second Week: 5 days, planned for the beginning of April, Lillehammer/NOR

    • Third Week: 29 June - 03 July 2024, Antholz/ITA


GENERAL INFORMATION

The IBU's Academy strategic plan provides the mandate to pursue an IBU Coaching Framework program with the vision to provide internationally recognized opportunities for learning, discovery, and engagement to a diverse population of athletes, coaches, delegates, referees, and managers in a real-world setting.

The goal set by the IBU Academy for coaching education is to implement educational programs that join theory and practice provided by international experts, encourage creativity and scholarship and foster a lifelong desire to learn and actively contribute global biathlon family at different professional levels from recreation to high-performance.


OBJECTIVES

By 2021

IBU created an agreed IBU Coaching Framework together with national federations that provide biathlon coaches with the necessary tools to optimize their coaching quality and improve the performance of international biathlon in the future. IBU created a pathway for talented and experienced biathlon coaches and developed them as IBU educators/lecturers.

By 2022

IBU defined the IBU Academy's program portfolio to support athletes, coaches, and others that play roles in NFs. IBU Built an interactive platform for knowledge exchange between NFs and IBU. IBU defined and implemented programs and related support.

By 2024

Build an IBU network and formalize partners' engagement as part of the collaborative approach.

By 2026

Establish a centralized, tailored system to develop, train, and educate the global biathlon family members at the highest level.


GENERAL DOCUMENTS

IBU Coaching FrameworkCoach Education - Course Structure