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Digital Athlete

 

Digital Athlete supports women with an interest in sports and digital by providing them with the qualifications to become data analysts SportsTech Environment.


Ireland is fast becoming a global centre of excellence in SportsTech with some of the leading companies located here.

A Digital Athlete has a unique suite of skills specifically suited to the accelerated growth of the dynamic SportsTech sector.

 

Combining an understanding of the dynamics of the sector and its business, with data and analytics skills, and professional development to enable participants to work in the SportsTech environment, a Digital Athlete can combine a love of sport with a digital career.

SportsTech companies work across IOT, sports performance, data analytics, broadcast, wearable tech, fan engagement, Esports and sports ecommerce, making the career opportunities abound.

 


Digital Athlete For Women

If you are a woman who enjoys sport, is interested in tech and would be interested in an exciting career in this new sector, then this programme is for you. 



On completion of the programme: 

  • You will achieve a recognised data analytics accreditation

  • You will be offered a mentored work placement in a SportsTech company

  • You will be awarded the SportsTech Digital Athlete Badge of Achievement

  • You will have met numerous people across the sector, will be very familiar with companies, will have engaged with company executives, mentors and made connections for your career

  • You will be confident and resilient with a competent professional outlook, and a unique perspective

  • You will come away with opportunities for a new career, supported by a close female peer group

  • You will have a world class tutor and mentor team working closely with you throughout the process