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.
Welcome to the FIH Hockey Academy

The FIH, in partnership with World Academy of Sport, is initiating a series of educational programmes under the banner of the FIH Hockey Academy.

The aim of the FIH Hockey Academy is to provide a simplified education structure and resource for nations and continents to be able to develop coaches, officials and managers from grass roots through to a high performance / international level. All nations will have the opportunity to access the programme pathway at an appropriate level.

This online programme is open for anyone who is currently involved or wants to become involved in hockey, globally; coaches, officials, managers, athletes, event organisers, volunteers and fans. The programme is also the starting point on the FIH Hockey Academy education pathway. Go to programme >>>
This online programme is open for anyone who is currently involved or wants to become involved in coaching, playing and umpiring and is the starting point on the FIH Hockey Academy coach education pathway. The Start Hockey programme is a pre-requisite for this programme. Go to programme >>>
FIH Academy "Train the Trainer"
Individuals nominated by their home Federation or Continental Federation can apply to join this programme to become a Coach Educator. Go to programme >>>
Individuals nominated by the FIH and with appropriate knowledge, skills and experience of delivering courses can apply to become an FIH Trainer. Trainers develop Coach Educators, who in turn develop coaches. Go to programme >>>