current and Upcoming courses
Accelerate Sport’s mission is to offer relevant, important and engaging training opportunities to everyone in sport.
Our courses are tailored to the needs of the sports industry and created in partnership with the very best experts, who excel in their field.
Each course is also backed up with a range of resources, webinars and social area to ensure every learner has the opportunity to digest and consider their learning in a supportive environment.
Take a look at the below roadmap to see which courses could become part of your Professional Development Plan.
Current & Upcoming Online Courses
Equality & Diversity
Healthy Mind, Healthy Body
Equality & Diversity
We want this course to help people understand the challenges faced on a daily basis by many coaches, athletes and sports personne, from different backgrounds, and also how these can be overcome.
Learn how you can ensure that your sport / club is doing all it can to make it a welcoming place for girls. This course will give you realistic steps that will help you engage with teenage girls.
This course will give your sport/ club realistic steps to take to engage with all your local communities. It'll consider what barriers might exist and then advise on how you and others can overcome these. You'll be given practical ideas on steps you can take to make your sport/club more inclusive.
This course will help sports and clubs take realistic steps to fight racism and discrimination wherever it appears, be in on the pitch, court or in the stands. It looks at a range of case studies, simplifies the law and focuses on the use of terminology and acceptable / offensive terms. It'll also allow learners to take on a range of scenarios in a safe environment.
This course will help your sport/club ensure it is a welcoming place for LGBTQ+ individuals and ensure all your workforce are aware of issues around terminology and behaviour.
This course will help you understand what you and your sport/club can do to make yourselves more accessible to members of the disabled Community. It'll look at the main barriers that exist to access sport and how you can break these down and engage with more individuals in your community.
Healthy Mind & Healthy Body
Learn all the definitions around mental health, the symptoms stigmas and how your sport / club can take steps to help your workforce
The course will enable you to understand more about how negative mental health affects young people, in a different way to adults. It'll build empathy amongst your workforce towards your young members and simplify neuroscience theories, helping you to help your young players deal with issues.
From the negative effects of Social Media to dealing with the aftermath of the pandemic, there's been a real spike in anxiety levels amongst young people recently. This course will teach you how to detect heightened levels of Anxiety in your young players along with the best ways of helping them deal with this in a positive way.
Authored by two former clinical psychologists, this course will look at the practical steps coaches can take to build resilience in their younger players, in a safe and empathetic way.
Eating disorders are becoming more and more of an issues across the sports industry. The course will enable you to spot the symptoms of a range eating disorders, understand the barriers to getting help and gain practical information about what you can do to help your workforce.
This workshop will raise your awareness of the tell-tale signs of abuse, and give you the tools and confidence you need to deal with any issues sensitively, appropriately and effectively should the need ever arise in your coaching career.
A course that will help you ensure that your events / matches are as safe as possible. Includes help and guidance on filling in all the required paperwork and tips on making sure the event runs smoothly.
An introduction to First Aid for you and your workforce. Learn about what you should have in your first aid bag and the best way to deal with common ailments.
Learn how to better recruit your volunteers, support them through training and keep them. Find out about the benefits of micro volunteering and how to create volunteer strategies.
Create your own Learning Pathway
Purchase the courses that interest you and create a unique and personal learning pathway
You can also buy multiple licences for your pathway meaning Organisations can create tailored learning.
You’ll then be able to:
Purchase over 500 licenses and we’ll even brand the course for you, add organisational policies and contacts and links.