The IPC Academy is a partnership between the IPC and the World Academy of Sport and is the education division of the IPC. The Academy brings individuals together to improve educational standards of sport throughout the Paralympic Movement and ensures that executives, administrators and officials have an educational centre that is sensitive to their needs and in touch with trends and developments, providing world class programmes.
The IPC Academy has a focused team continually enhancing programmes to ensure they remain world leading and specific to the Paralympic family's needs.
World Taekwondo Federation recommends all members interested in Para-Taekwondo to complete the online course "IPC Introduction to Para Sport" on the IPC Academy website.
This online programme is open for everybody who wants to learn more about the IPC, The Paralympic Movement and the importance of classification. You might be an athlete, a coach, a technical official, sport medical practitioner, event organiser or generally just an interested supporter of Paralympic Sport or the Paralympic Games looking to test their knowledge.
This introductory programme is free to register and upon completion of the exam you'll be able to download a certificate of completion. If you wish to continue your education with the IPC Academy and register to complete another sport or skill specific online learning programme you must successfully complete this introductory programme.
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This programme currently contains two modules, which are listed on the left. The modules contain a combination of reading and video content. You'll need to pass each module by answering a series of multiple-choice questions before moving on to the next.
Your progress through the programme is automatically saved, so you can leave at any time and return later to continue where you left off.