Certification: Registered International Athletic Administrator
Registered International Athletic Administrator
Open to candidates with a desire to seek employment or gain knowledge of the field of international athletic administration. Through the NIAAA accredited program, the candidate must meet qualifying criteria and complete two entry level courses that provide in depth study of skills with a specific focus in international athletic administration. This certification is an excellent opportunity for recent graduates or those wanting to advance their skills and enhance their resume, or those pursuing international athletic administration opportunities. Upon completion of the courses, the candidate will be afforded a certificate of completion and granted all rights and privileges of a national board certified, Registered International Athletic Administrator.
Bachelor’s Degree, or higher, from an accredited institution
Approval of Personal Data Form (PDF)
Completion of NIAAA Leadership Training Institute Courses 901 and 902. College and University
course work will not be accepted unless the curriculum incorporates the entire content of the
required Leadership Training Course
Obtain the verifying signature of a sponsor (athletic administrator, principal, superintendent,
graduate school professor or athletic administrators association executive director, or international
head of school
Read and abide by the NIAAA Code of Ethical and Professional Standards
Candidate must provide a copy of all course completion certificates with PDF, or submit an NIAAA
transcript available through the membership portal
The NIAAA preserves, enhances and promotes education-based athletics through the professional development of interscholastic athletic administrators. As a recognized accredited educational institution committed to leadership programs, resources, and service opportunities, the Association supports the athletic administrator’s effort in providing quality athletic participation opportunities for students.