Introducing World Athletics eLearning Platform

Athletics, track & field, running, sports, and health aficionados, bookmark this address


It's a brand new platform with free access produced by World Athletics.


You need to create an account with World Athletics to get access to all the content.

After the registration which was very swift, I have entered the world of athletics eLearning.

Currently, the content which is available consists of four webinars and several videos aimed at technical disciplines officials.



The only course available, Technical Officials - Apprentice Level, consists of 13 modules. Quite a lot to learn or re-learn.

The modules have lessons. It is all very systematic and well thought of.

Once, a long time ago, I was a certified athletics official. I needed the licence to work as a timekeeper which I did for many years in my youth. Name the sport and I was there, behind the clock, video finish equipment, or behind the main computer ...

This site is a very good and well-organized library to satisfy your curiosity and deepen your t&f knowledge. Go for it!

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