Essentials for Schools
The IAAF Kids’ Athletics and Active Aths Sporting Schools programs are designed to meet the development needs of different age groups.
Program delivery format is flexible giving teachers the option to deliver the program in 4, 5, 6 or 7 lessons.
The Athletics Australia’s Sporting Schools team will be able to provide assistance in determining the most suitable program for your students. For groups that are of combined age your coach will be able to determine the appropriate program level.
PRIMARY SCHOOL PROGRAM
IAAF Kids’ Athletics is a participation based program which focuses on the development of running, jumping and throwing skills through fun and engaging activities.
All packages are available for age appropriate delivery with the program designed to meet the development needs of different age groups through the following structure:
- Beginner (Foundation – Grade 2)
- Intermediate (Grades 3-4)
- Advanced (Grades 5-6)
The delivery of the product can be modified by the number of sessions willing to be delivered internally (teacher) or externally (Athletics Australia sourced coach).
Registered school contacts can login to their Sporting Schools account to access the booking system and view the packages available in more detail.
Schools can purchase an IAAF Kids’ Athletics Equipment Pack which includes:
The cost for the Equipment Kit is $ 475.00 per kitFind out how to book your program
SECONDARY SCHOOL PROGRAM
The Active Aths program is designed to develop competence and capability in participants, empowering them to confidently engage in sport and a healthy lifestyle.
Schools can purchase an Active Aths Equipment Pack which includes:
The cost for the Equipment Kit is $ 825.00 per kitFind out how to book your program
CAN TEACHERS DELIVER?
Yes, registered teachers can deliver IAAF Kids’ Athletics and Active Aths in Sporting Schools by meeting the requirements below.
You will need to:
Primary School Program
For further information visit the Athletics Australia website or contact the Sporting Schools Coordinator at Athletics Australia:
Phone: (03) 8646 4550