Development – Become a better athlete.

Athlete Learning Gateway (IOC) – Free Online courses in 4 different areas:
Sports in Society (our favourites), Sport Coaching, Science of Sport and Business of Sport.

FCB Universitas – Online courses from FCB Barcelona Innovation HUB – Exchanging ideas with the greatest minds around the world to develop cutting edge applied research projects. We have the commitment to share this knowledge to the new generation of sports industry professionals.


Coaching Education & Football Courses

USSF Coaching Education – Grassroots Course – These courses will be focused on empowering coaches through experiential learning and a player-centered approach. The course options will relate directly to small-sided games and the respective age-groups outlined in the Player Development Initiatives.

TheFA – Digital Football Online Courses with the FA Learning

For Student-Athlete.

Positive Coaching Alliance – offers six online courses – all expert-developed and designed to help coaches, parents, athletes and officials ensure that winning happens both on and off the field in youth sports. Whether you simply want to improve your youth sports experience, or whether your school/organization has directed you to these courses, they will benefit you and the youth you serve!

NFHS Learning Center – here you can find some Online Courses in Sport Area for High School Students, Coaches and Parents!


We really recommend that our athletes keep investing in their education and getting ready for the transition from an athlete to a career after competition.

Free Courses from different Universities.

Enjoy Free Courses from the Academy. Studying online with the United States Sports Academy can advance a career in sports. Whether you need a degree, continuing education, or a course or two, the United States Sports Academy has a wealth of sports courses in which you can enroll.

Sports and Society– This course draws on the tools of anthropology, sociology, history, and other disciplines to give you new perspectives on the games we watch and play. (by Duke University at Coursera)

Becoming a Sports Agent– An immersive experience in the world of sports that will take students through the four stages of a professional athlete’s career. (by Case Western Reserve University at Coursera)

In this Sports Marketing MOOC, you will learn: — Ticket pricing strategies — How a crisis might happen in sport — How all types of companies are using sports to enhance and position their brands — How to promote and market a sporting event — How to develop sponsorships — How to use social media to grow your team’s follower base and promote your sporting events, conferences and conventions. (by Northwestern University)

Football: More than a Game – Explore the role of football in the world today – including finances, clubs, nations and rivalries – with this free online course. (by The University of Edinburgh at Future Learning)

International Entertainment and Sports Marketing – This course will provide learners with a fundamental understanding of the characteristics and marketing strategies related to two key global industries, sports and entertainment. (by Yonsey University at Coursera)

Youth Football Coaching: Developing Creative Players – Learn how to develop creative youth football players with this free online course from the University of Birmingham and the FA.(by University of Birmingham at Future Learning)

The Science of Training Young Athletes – This course is packed full of practical sports science information to youth coaches and parents. (by University of Florida at Coursera)

Ethics of Sports: Do Sports Morally Matter? – Sport not only raises fundamental ethical questions but is an important cultural phenomenon attracting the interests of millions of people around the globe. (by Hamilton at edX)

Sports Concussion Education – This course is intended for student-athletes participating in sports that carry a risk of head injury and concussion. (by University of Utah at Canvas Network)

Sport Sponsorship. Let them Play – This introductory course in sports sponsorship for all those interested in knowing how to create a sponsorship plan for a sports event.(by Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona at Coursera)

Math in Sport – Come learn how you can use mathematics to get a deeper insight into both the sports you love and everyday life.(by University of Notre Dame at edX)

Athlete’s Health, Nutrition and Wellness

The Gatorade Sports Science Institute is pleased to offer continuing education credits on a wide variety of subjects of interest to the sports health professional. Our online tests are designed to provide you with current, relevant and practical information authored by experts in the fields of exercise physiology and sports nutrition.

By taking this free, online course HeadsUp Concussion (CDC) and using what you learn, you will be well positioned to improve the culture of concussion. Your actions can help create a safe environment for young athletes so that they can stay healthy, active, and thrive – both on and off the playing field.

FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine – This is a free online course designed to help you learn how to diagnose and manage common football-related injuries and illnesses. Visit a single page, complete individual modules or finish the entire course. The choice is yours.


NOTE: seed is not responsible for any content or services listed above. This is just a suggestion list of websites from different organisations where you can find more informations/resources.