Our Programs

National Training Centre (NTC) Programs

NTC Programs are delivered in conjunction with the relevant National and State sporting organisations. Identified athletes enter these programs based on the sports recommendations and have access to all TIS services.

Elite Development Programs (EDP)

EDPs are a partnership between the TIS and the relevant sport. Identified athletes are overseen in their daily training environment by a coach/program coordinator, (endorsed by the sport) while the TIS provides support as required for program specifics and delivery.

Individual Support Program (ISP)

The TIS Individual Support Program (ISP) purpose is to provide opportunities for performance progression to Tasmanian elite athletes in sports where the TIS does not deliver or partner in a program.

National Representative Fund

A sports assistance scheme provided by the Government of Tasmania to cover the additional cost to Tasmanian Athletes and Coaches competing at a Junior or Open Competition level to travel with an international team competing overseas.

TIS Associate Athletes

An athlete competing as a professional in a TIS supported sport who is based interstate or overseas and maintains a mutually beneficial relationship with the TIS. An athlete who held a TIS High Performance (HP) Scholarship and has moved interstate to further their sporting opportunities and is subsequently supported by the interstate State Institute of Sport/State Academy of Sport (SIS/SAS).

Para-Sport Pathways Project

The Tasmanian Institute of Sport (TIS) has partnered with Paralympics Australia (PA) to develop Para-sport pathways within the state, with the aim to provide more targeted support for developing and emerging Tasmanian Para-athletes and coaches.