Athlete learning

International sports have a duty of care to international athletes to offer training, education and life skills that improve knowledge and help in the transition period at the end of a career. The International Olympic Committee operates a number of free and online platforms that support these initiatives.

Athlete Learning Gateway

The athlete learning gateway offers free courses from world-leading institutions designed for elite athletes and their entourage. Features courses include Career Transition – Preparing for Future Success, Professional Sport Management and Sponsorship – Supporting your Career.

Visit the Athlete Learning Gateway

Athlete Career Programme

The Athlete Career Programme, developed in cooperation with Adecco, supports athletes as they prepare for and go through career transition. It is based on three key pillars: education, employment and life skills.

Learn more about the Athlete Career Programme

Olympic Athletes’ Hub

The Olympic Athletes’ Hub is the digital home for Olympians and elite athletes. The Hub allows athletes to connect, share health and training tips, access exclusive offers and see job opportunities.

Visit the Olympic Athletes’ Hub