Disability Awareness in Sport Workshop

Programme Outline

This Disability Awareness in Sport Workshop is an awareness building workshop aimed at anyone involved in sport or physical activity that would like to learn more about offering opportunities for people with disabilities to participate in their school, club or organisation. It is also targeted at those in management and supervisory roles, and who may or may not be involved in the direct delivery of physical activity opportunities for people with disabilities. 

It is an interactive workshop that covers perceptions, communication and etiquette, understanding disability and inclusion and readiness along with local initiatives for people with disabilities

Programme Aims

  1. To build awareness around people with disabilities participating in sport and physical activity
  2. To provide a pathway for those who wish to participate in further learning opportunities. These include Disability Inclusion Training, Inclusive Fitness Training, Inclusive Sports Coaching and other courses offered through the National Training and Education Framework.

Programme Criteria

Target Group
Club Coaches/Volunteers, Schools, or Organisations
Participants must be over 18 yrs
Course Duration
2 hours
Course Fee

Partner Support

This programme is supported by Sport Ireland and CARA

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Contact Details

Kerry Recreation and Sports Partnership