AIBA Coach Certification Courses
Investment in Coaches is a key priority for AIBA as it continuously seeks to deliver top-quality boxers on the world stage.

The AIBA pathway creates a clear system for developing coaches from national level right up to AIBA 3-Star certification, ensuring the highest quality and global standards are met in coaching. A dedicated team of AIBA Coaches Instructors can be deployed anywhere in the world to deliver AIBA Coaches Certification Courses.

Organizing a course
If your National Federation is interested in organising a course, please first review the course guidelines below.

All AIBA Coaches course should be requested by filling in the online form at

Please note that AIBA Coaches Commission is currently reviewing the Coaches’ Development programme and, therefore, suggests organising AIBA 2-Star courses from the end of 2017. AIBA 3-Star courses are not planned to take place in 2017 and will re-start in 2018 with an updated programme.

AIBA 1-Star Coach Certification Courses – Guidelines (July 2018)
AIBA 2-Star Coach Certification Courses – Guidelines (July 2018)

Registering for a course
If you are a coach and would like to participate in an AIBA Coach Certification Course, please first review the appropriate course guidelines to ensure that you meet the eligibility requirements. If you meet all of the requirements, please contact your National Federation to register you to an upcoming AIBA Coach Certification Courses.


Applying for Olympic Solidarity Funding
At the moment, Olympic Solidarity offers three types of programmes for coaches:

  • Development of the National Sport Structure: 6-month programme for developing boxing, including coaches.
  • Technical Courses for Coaches: Olympic Solidarity sponsorship of an AIBA Coach Certification Course.
  • Olympic Scholarships for Coaches: Scholarships for coaches to attend educational programmes.

If your National Federation would like to apply for one of these Olympic Solidarity coach programmes, please review the guidelines below and contact your NOC. More information is also available on the Olympic Solidarity website:

Olympic Solidarity DNSS
Olympic Solidarity Olympic Scholarships for Coaches
Olympic Solidarity Technical Courses for Coaches


Confed, City, CountryAIBA Star LevelCourse LanguageCourse DatesRegistrationStatus
Samoa, Apia
2ENG May 19- 25, 2018ClosedConfirmed
China, Qingdao
1RUS/CHNMay 22- 28, 2018OpenConfirmed
Thailand, Saraburi
1ENGJune 14- June 20OpenConfirmed
Thailand, Saraburi
1ENGJune 21- June 27OpenConfirmed
India, New Delhi
1ENGJune 16-June 22Open Confirmed
USA, Charleston
1ENG June 24-30, 2018OpenConfirmed
Praia, Cape Verde
1PORJule 27 – July 3, 2018Open
Manado, Indonesia
2ENGJuly 8 – 14, 2018Open
More information
Manado, Indonesia
1ENGJuly 10 – 16, 2018OpenConfirmed
Malta, St. Julian
1ENG July 16-22, 2018OpenConfirmed
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
1RUS/ENGJuly 16-22, 2018OpenConfirmed
Jordan, Amman
2ARBJuly 16-July 22Open
More information here
Budapest, Hungary
2ENG10 – 16 July 2018Open Confirmed
Auckland, New Zealand
1ENG04 – 10 Nov 2018Open Confirmed

*In Progress* means that AIBA fully intends to organise this course and is waiting for the final details.

AIBA Coach Regulations’ Manual
This is the 2010 Coaches Manual.  AIBA is currently working in a new version that will be released by the end of 2017.

AIBA Coach Certification Courses Photos