The International Olympic Committee has brought together Olympic champions, world-renowned coaches, top academics and inspirational leaders to teach subjects ranging from nutrition to sports management.
Our short courses are designed for elite athletes, delivered by experts in their field and are available online at any time.What is a MOOC?
How To Be A Successful Leader
Great leadership produces winning results. But what makes a successful coach, team captain or business leader? Professor Thierry Zintz highlights the leadership skills that can boost your athletic performance and future career.
Competing With Integrity
Long-term exclusion and tainted reputations are known consequences associated with doping and competition-fixing. The faculty from the University of Technology, Sydney discusses how playing fair should be central to your motivation as an athlete.
How To Avoid Injury And Illness
Not all injuries and illnesses are preventable but a lot are. This IOC course explores the best way to stay healthy and keep ahead of the competition.
Sports Psychology - The Winning Mindset
Dr Cliff Mallett, Associate Professor at the University of Queensland explores the fascinating world of Sports Psychology, and offers practical strategies that will ensure you approach your next performance with a winning mindset
Sport Technology - On and Behind the Stage
Sport embraces technology like no other industry. But how can you be sure innovation is in the interests of your sport? And what can you do to ensure technology supports your performance?
Knowledge Is Golden
Rugby World Cup-winning coach Sir Clive Woodward shows how knowledge can boost your performance: what is knowledge? How can you convert it into medal-winning form?
Cardiovascular Responses To Exercise
Professor Ron Maughan, Chair of the IOC’s Nutrition Working Group, explains how the body produces energy and how it adapts to training and to recovery after activity.
Smarter Eating For Better Performance
Professor Ron Maughan, Chair of the IOC’s Nutrition Working Group, explores the fundamentals of nutrition for athletes, and the impact diet has on training and competition.
Athlete Career Transition
Olympic champions advise on preparing for transition from elite sport into working life, and how a career in sport gives you a competitive advantage in the workplace.