Clinics and Courses to Coaches

10203765019418731In 2014 United World Wrestling began working on the implementation of a new Coach Education pathway. The Level 1 of this new system have been run in Bangladesh and the Dominican Republic. The Coach Education pathway forms a fundamental part of the United World Wrestling Academy.

The pathway will provide a clear route for coaches to develop their technical knowledge for the appropriate level they are coaching. The pathway has been developed in consultation with an Expert Working Group on Education, and follows the best practice of the International Council of Coaching Excellence Framework:…

GOAL: Support the development of wrestling by courses for coaches under the Championships Model, Establishing quality procedures

•Standardized Content Pathway (4 levels), defined clearly
•5 day courses (40 hours)
•Competency-based, theoretical & practical exam
•Delivered by Certified Educators only
•Funded via Olympic Solidarity

•Standardized, better and world-wide recognizable UWW Coaching
•Increasing of the amount of new wrestlers

United World Wrestling Coaches Course – POLICY & PROCEDURE

National Federations of Americas may apply for Level 1 Course by following these steps

1. Contact the President of the United World Wrestling Americas or the Region Development Officer by e-mail (Regional Development Officer Americas: David López, e-mail:, in order to establish course features and hosting dates

2. fulfill and deliver the following forms

a) Application form for Technical Courses for Coaches(must be delivered to the National Olympic Comitee, who will have send it to the International Olympic Solidarity;must notify the application’s form shipping to United World Wrestling Américas).

b) Organization form of Level 1 Coaches Course of United World Wrestling, attached with the respective National Federation Development Plan if such exists( send the afore mentioned documents to the following e-mail address with a copy to

The application forms and guidelines are available for download on the following links

OS guidelines for technical courses for coaches

Application form for technical courses(OS)

– Application form for Level 1 Coaches (United World Wrestling) Español | English

The following table resumes the Levels since the Application Form Preparing until the final report of event’s realization:


Steps Product Average Times
1.Application set-up Applications filled: UWW form and OS coaches course form. National Development Plan document (if there is it). Must be sent by the NOC to OS 3 months prior to the start of the course at the latest.
2. Application submission Application Form received by UWW and OS
3. Assessment and OS Follow up Assessment of application (UWW follows with RDO Recommendation). Two weeks
4. Establish an National Action, Development Plan Action Plan created by RDO with NF. Approval of Dev. Director May vary
5. Approval (if proceeds) Final approval
6. Transfer of OS Resources (70%) Bank transference Not less than 30 days before the course date.
7. Delivering Course delivered 5 days minimum.
8. Reporting Proper Reports (OS, UWW) No later than one month after the end of the course.
9. Payment of the Balance Bank transference