International Wheelchair Curling Classifier Workshop

Lohja, Finland

The World Curling Federation (WCF) will hold an International Wheelchair Curling Classifier Workshop in Finland. This Workshop will take place immediately before the World Wheelchair-B Curling Championship at the same location.
StartsThursday 8th November, 2018
ConcludesFriday 9th November, 2018
Course LanguageEnglish
Max Participants10
DeadlineSunday 30th September, 2018
Fees & Payment
Fees100.00 EURO
Please note: Should a confirmed participant have to cancel her / his participation after 15 October 2018, an administration fee of Euro € 100.00 will be charged.
InclusionsCourse material and WCF participation certificate
PaymentCourse to be paid for in CASH (Euros only) on your arrival in Lohja
VenueKisäkallio Sport Institute
AddressKisakalliontie 284, 08360 Lohja, Finland
This is an educational program for WCF Wheelchair Curling Classification. This is not only the first step to being an international classifier, but also provides participants with useful information for national level classification.
Rules & Requirements
According to the classification rules, the applicant must be a doctor, physical therapist or occupational therapist.
Participants who complete the course and the actual classification (on 9 November) will qualify as a Level I classifier, and will be able to work on a Classification panel together with a Level 2 Classifier at future WCF events.
All participants must be able to understand and communicate in English.
Thursday, 8th November 2018:
  • Lecture
  • WCF, Curling and Wheelchair Curling
  • IPC Classification Code
  • WCF Wheelchair Curling Classification rules
  • Hands-on Workshop
  • Simulation

Friday, 9th November 2018:
  • Trainee Classifiers for Athletes Classification for WWhBCC 2018
Dr. Young-Hee Lee
Head of Classification WCF
The World Curling FederationPhone:
+ 44-1738 451630
+ 44-1738 451641
Accommodation (single room) including meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) at Kisakallio Sport Institute can be booked for EUR 135.00 per person/night.
This includes free transportation from Helsinki Airport to and from Kisakallio.
Bookings can be made directly at Kisakallio Sport Institute:
Jenni Korhonen